This law school text explores the Enron debacle from a variety of different aspects. Essays analyze the business-government interactions and decisions that laid the foundations for Enron's growth and subsequent demise. Other essays describe and detail the complex web of partnerships and accounting tricks used by Enron to hide bad news and project good news. While other essays focus on the ethical and legal dimensions of the Enron crisis, and their lessons for business and law students, as well as for society.As to Andersen, the laundry list of corporate misdeeds and accounting scandals, fraud, and other issues with which the ... to light, was aquot;why didna#39;t we/ the Board of Directors/ the market know that Enrona#39;s business plan was doomed to fail? ... Drug companies and movie studios use SPEs to move the risk of a new product or movie off the balance sheet of the ... 1 , 2002), available at http://news.findlaw. com/ hdocs/docs/enron/sicreport/sicreport020 102.pdf [hereinafter Powers Report ].
|Title||:||Enron and Other Corporate Fiascos|
|Author||:||Nancy B. Rapoport, Jeffrey D. Van Niel, Bala G. Dharan|
|Publisher||:||Foundation Press - 2009|