This textbook provides real-world examples of ethical issues in the workplace, why ethical issues occur while discussing the strategies utilized to make the most ethical decisions possible. "Business & Professional Ethics" examines the background and nature of the new stakeholder-support era of corporate and professional accountability and governance and provides insights into the development of sound patterns of behavior on the part of directors, executives, and accountants.
Table of Contents
Part One: THE ETHICS ENVIRONMENT 1: Ethics Expectations. 2: Governance, Accounting, and Auditing Reform, Post-Enron. Part Two: ETHICAL GOVERNANCE & ACCOUNTABILITY. 3: Corporate Ethical Governance & Accountability. 4: Professional Accounting in the Public Interest, Post-Enron. Part Three: SIGNIFICANT ETHICS ISSUES FACING BUSINESS AND THE ACCOUNTING PROFESSION. 5: Approaches to Ethical Decision Making. 6: Managing Risks and Opportunities.