Human Resource Management

Widgets World Wide employs over 2,000 people at 10 different facilities across the United States, but is having serious financial difficulties. Due to incredibly high labor costs, they are considering shutting down their facility in a small town in California. The move would cost 250 workers their jobs in an area already experiencing high unemployment, but does increase the odds that the company itself may be able to recover long term. Explain and evaluate the implications of this ethical dilemma utilizing at least two specific ethical frameworks.