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An allegation or a set of allegations which is widely publicized and damages the reputation of an institution, creed or an individual is termed as a scandal. Recently, the world has witnessed some major scandals and scams with reference to many organizations, individuals and… Although the firm stuck to its original produce of operating gas lines and building…
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Accounting Scandals
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Refco or Ray E Friedman and Co was a New York based financial services firm that was one of the world's largest and most powerful commodities dealers, specializing in derivative brokerage services (Teather 2005)… Refco became a public company on August 11, 2005 when a large number of shares were floated to the public to raise 583 million dollars. In October,…
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Political Sex Scandals
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Analyzing, synthesizing, and supporting arguments are indispensible skills when dealing with periodical literature. Politics has often been the source of such exercises. Here, I analyzed Gail Collins' argument in "Sex Scandals to Learn By," formulate my position, and present supporting evidence. … The House ethics committee is discussing charges the Democratic…
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Sports Scandals in America
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Whereas athletes are required to be statesmen and women but they end up betraying “the states trust” accorded to them. This presentation highlights some of the major scandals in the Americans history.… Slide 1 Sports Scandals in America Name of Presenter Instructor University Affiliation Date of Presentation Slide 2 Introduction  In American…
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Auditing,governance and scandals
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Name: Course: Date: Problem of governance of A.I.G. (American International Group) A.I.G is the global leader in the world insurance and financial services, with its branches and affiliate companies operating in over 130 countries globally. The company has dominated the insurance and financial services industry in the world for some decades now, owing to its large capital base and profit making trends.…
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American Accounting Scandals
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Running Head: American Accounting Scandals American Accounting Scandals American Accounting Scandals Introduction In the aftermath of the financial recession that rocked United States and the entire world, policymakers, stakeholders, experts and other observers are raising their fingers on various events, policies, and happenings that led the country to this disastrous recession.…
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Bribery and Scandals
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Bribery has always been seen as an unethical practice and no one in their right moral sense would endorse it. But bribery like abortion is a very complex subject and a clear line between what's right and wrong may not even exist. Hence to identify when bribery is actually unethical and when it is not, we need to define bribery properly.… This is because when…
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Ethics in Accounting and Corporate Accounting Scandals
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Ethics in Accounting and Corporate Accounting Scandals Abstract The research study is aimed at establishing a relation between the unethical practices in accounting and the occurrence of corporate scandals. The concept of ethical accounting practice has been explained.… The suggested course of action by the companies is also recommended in order to prevent…
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Recent incidences of corporate or banking scandals
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The societal implications are that the Country Financial lost its entire business acumen in a single fault. It was now associated with many fraud and corruption on a large scale. Mozilo compensation had earlier come under scrutiny.… The stakeholder and societal implications were all negatively reflected towards that corporation and Mozilo himself. This is…
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Political scandals and media (Moshe Katsav scandal)
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This paper also examines the manner, in which the media covered the scandal, and whether the government censored the media. To meet the objectives of this… The researcher will then move into analyzing how the media covered this scandal. This paper will then give a comparison of the media coverage of political scandals in other democratic countries, such as…
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How should organisation manage psychological contracts during PR Scandals
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Wellin (2012) defines psychological contracts asindividual’s mutual expectations from anotherperson in a certainrelationship, andtheway expectations… Thismakesitessentialfor an organization to manage Psychological contract before theyare affected by publicrelationscandals. Therefore, managingpsychologicalcontract is important during publicscandals like…
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Finance and Accounting Research Paper: Corporate Financial Scandals
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Everything about Enron seemed larger than life. From its glittering Houston head quarter reaching to the sky to its spectacular downfall. But Enron’s collapse was more than just a shattering of one American success story. Enron was the climax of an avalanche of American companies that cost investors as much as 200 billion dollars by issuing deceptive financial reports.…
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Financial Reporting in the Face of Accounting Scandals
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Financial reporting is an important aspect in modern business. It development has been part and parcel of the growth of business and commerce around the world. As the global economy grows and we see newer and bigger multinational corporations emerging and competing businesses spreading around the world, the need for the development of accurate and transparent financial statements for public limited companies is increasing.…
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What are the negative effects of accounting scandals on the government
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The scandal involves a range of illegal and unlawful practices that relate to misrepresentation of facts or intentional deception. The entity or individual who is involved in… Many governments have lost a lot of money on unscrupulous individuals; a fact that calls for a need for developing stringent control procedures that do not put the state employees in…
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Discuss the role of accounting in recent banking scandals: what were the issues of accountability, representation and control that led to these scandals
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Accounting involves the “the process of identifying, measuring and communicating financial information about an entity to permit informed judgments and decisions by users of information” (University of Leicester, 2009. p. 6). It aims at providing information about the… inancial report should convey details about the economic resources of the entity, claims…
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The Regulatory Response to the Corporate Scandals in the USA and the EU was Diametrically Different
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The regulatory response to the corporate scandals in the USA and the EU was diametrically different, reflecting their diverse corporate governance system, legal culture as well as business practices. Discuss Introduction It is true that companies around the world attempt to attract funds from investors in order to expand and develop their activities.…
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Recent incidences of corporate or banking scandals happened in U.S companies or financial insitutions
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Corporate scandals and executive misbehaviors have been on the increase in recent years. In fact, some companies in the U.S. have become bankrupt and forced into liquidation due to corporate scandals and misbehaviors. … At the same time, the Lehman Brothers reduced assets on the left side of the company’s statement of financial position. The Lehman Brothers…
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Do the UK Corporate Governance Code and the legislative framework regulating Listed PLC's in the UK effectively address the problems revealed by the corporate scandals of recent times
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There has been a gradual evolution of business dynamics from government and state sponsored businesses and industries to individual powerhouses dominating the field till the later part of the 20th century. However, the business system that has been dominant for the last 40 years… rate Governance has been more of a reaction to worldwide business scandals rather…
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Auditing. The series of scandals caused a general crisis of confidence in the integrity of the entire system of corporate accoun
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Increasing the Effectiveness in Auditing Process Introduction Enron’s failure in 2001 and other corporate scandals that came into the limelight in 2002 and henceforth have diminished the confidence, that people had all over the world, in financial reporting, auditing and other corporate governance practices (Ivaschenko, 2004).… Thereafter the author described…
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Auditing. PARMALAT COMPANY. The series of scandals caused a general crisis of confidence in the integrity of the entire system o
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Analysis of Parmalat Scandal Introduction The failures to identify the reporting on the misleading of financial information have undermined the economic value of audit (CGR, 2013). The significant changes in the internal auditing functional procedure after the Enron and WorldCom disasters was due to peer pressure by media and the focus of the legislative functions (NAB, 2011).…
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Grover Cleveland's Illegitimate Child Scanal
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Insert name Tutor Course Date Grover Cleveland’s illegitimate child scandal Grover Cleveland's illegitimate child scandal was the result of a date rape he had with Maria Halpin in early 1870s. Although, he later agreed to support the child’s upkeep, Cleveland did not spare Ms Halpin of blackmail (Tackett and Fidel 1; Lachman 1).… Hunter was a film-making…
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Central Concerns in John Thompsons Political Scandal
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Scandals hovering around public figures have been engaging the attention of the people recently and a rich medley of articles, research papers and books are churned out on the subject. The present public engagement, discussed on all forums, on the subject might give the false impression that this is a new phenomenon.… This is because there was no perception of…
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Article brief on the article attached
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This research essay makes an attempt to establish the absence of the ethical culture and ethical demeanor in Business Corporation is the main cause for the corporate scandals by pointing out how the absence of ethical culture and demeanor in Royal Ahold, HealthSouth and Parmalat… As per Trevino and Weaver (2003), ethical culture is one which rouse ethical…
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Media
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Most of these individuals are high-ranking individuals; some are very wealthy. Of course, one could say that the media are always fishing for any information that would get the public asking questions. Whereas… Any story that sells means that the advertisers have a field day. Prior to the 2008 US presidential elections, Mr. Obama’s religion was questioned.…
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Political Scandal - Power and Visibility in the Media Era
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Review Political Scandal: Power and Visibility in the Media Age. By J.B. Thompson. Cambridge: Polity. 2000. 324 pp. Index. ISBN 0745625495. Thompson’s work on political scandal is the first scholarly treatment of the subject in a comprehensive and full-length text, and does not disappoint.… In contemporary politics and wider society, the story of a reputation…
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