4. 5 – FDQ 4: “Ethical Behavior” or “Hofstede Study”3131 unread replies. 7171 replies. Post an initial message to your thread of choice by midweek (try to do it by Wednesday or Thursday) and then reply to two peers by the end of the week (try to do it before Sunday). FDQ 4a – Ethical Behavior: Evaluate and discuss the major factors of ethical behavior, how to make an ethical decision, the three models of management ethics and how these influence leaders, and the ethical challenges of operating in a multinational environment. During the week: Come back to review what your colleagues posted and respond to at least TWO colleagues by posting a Reply. FDQ 4b – Hofstede Study: Discuss and generate examples of your findings after you analyze the practical lessons identified in the Hofstede study. How can you apply these lessons to the foreign assignment cycle for U. S. managers? During the week: Come back to review what your colleagues have posted and respond to at least TWO colleagues by posting a Reply.