Business and professional ethics for directors, executives & accountants / by Leonard J. Brooks and Paul Dunn
By: Brooks, Leonard J.
Contributor(s): Dunn, Paul.Publisher: Boston, M.A. : Cengage Learning, 2017Edition: 8th ed.Description: xxv, 670 p. ; 26 cm.ISBN: 9781305971455.Subject(s): Ethics | Accountants | Corporate responsibility | Governance
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Ethics expectations -- Ethics and governance scandals -- Ethical behavior - philosophers' contributions -- Practical ethical decision making -- Corporate ethical governance and accountability -- Professional accounting in the public interest -- Managing ethics risks and opportunities -- Subprime lending fiasco - ethics issues.
Advises that corporate ethical failures are responsible for numerous significant negative impacts on the world economy. Offers a comprehensive examination of how business people and accountants can prepare themselves, their colleagues and their organisations to identify ethics challenges and opportunities, and meet increased expectations.