Delivering real-world examples of ethical issues in the workplace, BUSINESS a PROFESSIONAL ETHICS FOR DIRECTORS, EXECUTIVES a ACCOUNTANTS, 5E, equips students with the strategies needed to make the most ethical decisions possible--no matter what the situation. The text examines the background and nature of the new stakeholder-support era of corporate and professional accountability and governance, offering valuable insights into the development of sound patterns of behavior on the part of directors, executives, and accountants. More than 80 current cases and key readings provide an interesting, challenging, and practical learning experience. Intriguing real-world situations equip students with an understanding of appropriate values, ethical pitfalls, applicable codes of conduct, and sound ethical reasons where codes do not apply. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.In February 2005, Nortel hired a new Chief Ethics and Compliance Officer using an incentive compensation scheme based ... Firestone, or Bridgestone/Firestone as it became known, alleged that the Ford Explorer suspension accounted for at ... Ford charged that Firestone had failed to advise them of potential problems 1.
|Title||:||Business & Professional Ethics for Directors, Executives & Accountants|
|Author||:||Leonard J. Brooks, Paul Dunn|
|Publisher||:||Cengage Learning - 2009-03-31|