“A Financial History of Modern U.s. Corporate Scandals: From Enron to Reform

28 Дек 2009

This major new for faculty, and professionals of American corporate governance, modern history, and securities law begins an examination of the of the Enron Corporation and other scandals arose in the wake of the market downturn of 2000. Jerry W. Markham, author of the Financial History of the United and former SEC counsel, provides context and analysis to the modern era of corporate curruption. The examines the SECs full disclosure in corporate and the role of accountants in system, including Arthur Andersen the Enron auditor after it was accused of obstructing justice. The author chronicles the meltdown in the telecom sector gave to accounting scandals at Nortel, Lucent, Qwest, Global Crossing, Adelphia, and WorldCom. He traces other accounting and at Rite Aid, клипы Бритни Спирс на britny.org/ Xerox, Computer AOL Time Warner, HealthSouth, and Hollinger. Markham also covers Wall Street scandals as the Martha Stewart trial, the analyst conflicts, and the mutual fund trading abuses. This places news in discussion of the Sarbanes-Oxley legislation was in response to scandals, the burdens it imposes, and continuing flaws in full The also traces the market recovery followed the scandals and addresses the misguided of corporate reformers led to the abuses.