Business & Professional Ethics for Directors, Executives & Accountants, 8th Edition
- Leonard J. Brooks
- Paul Dunn
- ISBN-10: 1305971450
- ISBN-13: 9781305971455
- 632 Pages | Paperback
- Previous Editions: 2015, 2012, 2010
- COPYRIGHT: 2018 Published
The most comprehensive book of its kind, BUSINESS & PROFESSIONAL ETHICS FOR DIRECTORS, EXECUTIVES & ACCOUNTANTS, 8E combines explanatory text, cases, video sources and readings. Students explore the historical background behind corporate governance, behavior, compliance, risk management, and professional accounting. The book emphasizes how to develop an ethical corporate culture and make decisions that reflect organizational values, ethics and the expectations of stakeholders. Students see the ethical influences on company success and better understand their own professional codes and duties. They analyze the IFAC Code of Ethics and AICPA and CPAO codes as well as fundamental principles, independence, conflicts of interest, and risk assessment. They also examine the risks and opportunities of non-assurance areas, such as CSR, workplace ethics, fraud and white collar crime, bribery, and crisis management. More than 120 engaging cases help students and practitioners avoid errors.
1. Ethics Expectations.
2. Ethics & Governance Scandals.
3. Philosophers’ Contributions.
4. Practical Ethical Decision Making.
5. Corporate Ethical Governance & Accountability.
6. Professional Accounting in the Public Interest.
7. Managing Ethics Risks & Opportunities.
8. Subprime Lending Fiasco -- Ethics Issues.
All supplements have been updated in coordination with the Main title.
Please see Main title page for new to this edition information.
The instructor support website at www.cengagebrain.com provides a thorough companion to the written text. You will find PowerPoint® presentations and course outlines for you and students. The Instructor's Manual, Cases, Executive MBA and MBA Course Outlines, and a list of recent sources are also available at your fingertips. To keep these resources current, the authorship team posts general updates as necessary.