BUSINESS & PROFESSIONAL ETHICS, 6E, International Edition delivers an insider's look at actual companies in the face of a wide range of ethical dilemmas. By integrating the latest information on ethics and governance scandals, legal liability and professional accounting & audit issues, this text highlights the most recent ethical issues faced in today's business environment. Providing real-world examples of ethical issues in the workplace, this accounting text gives you insight into the development of sound patterns of behavior on the part of directors, executives, and accountants. Current cases and key readings provide an interesting, challenging, and practical learning experience.
Part I: THE ETHICS ENVIRONMENT. 1. Ethics Expectations. 2. Ethics & Governance Scandals Part II: ETHICAL BEHAVIOR. 3. Philosophers' Contributions. 4. Practical Ethical Decision Making. Part III: ETHICAL GOVERNANCE, ACCOUNTABILITY & MANAGEMENT. 5. Corporate Ethical Governance & Accountability. 6. Professional Accounting in the Public Interest, Post-Enron. Part IV: SIGNIFICANT ETHICS ISSUES FACING BUSINESS AND THE ACCOUNTING PROFESSION. 7. Managing Ethics Risks and Opportunities. 8. The Subprime Lending Fiasco-Ethics Issues. 9. The Credibility Crisis-Enron, WorldCom, & SOX.