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The Resource Innovation corrupted : the origins and legacy of Enron's collapse, Malcolm S. Salter

Innovation corrupted : the origins and legacy of Enron's collapse, Malcolm S. Salter

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Innovation corrupted : the origins and legacy of Enron's collapse
Title
Innovation corrupted
Title remainder
the origins and legacy of Enron's collapse
Statement of responsibility
Malcolm S. Salter
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Pursuing a methodical analysis of the causes and lessons of Enron's collapse, this book seeks to understand the management behaviour and practices that led Enron down the path from innovation to fraud, how the board of directors failed to detect the risks in the company's strategies and why external agencies failed to step in
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Salter, Malcolm S
Dewey number
333.790973
Index
index present
LC call number
HD9502.U54
LC item number
E579225 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Enron Corp.
  • Enron Corp.
  • Enron Corp
  • Business ethics
  • Business ethics
  • Corruption
  • Management
  • United States
Label
Innovation corrupted : the origins and legacy of Enron's collapse, Malcolm S. Salter
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 487-508) and index
Contents
From innovation to reckless gambling -- The impact of perverse incentives -- The evolving culture of deceit -- Ethical drift -- The directors' failure -- Collusion of financial intermediaries -- Enron and the public watchdogs -- Strengthening board oversight -- Avoiding perverse financial incentives -- Instilling ethical discipline
Control code
ocn226280829
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
viii, 525 p.
Isbn
9780674028258
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2008004259
System control number
  • (OCoLC)226280829
  • (Sirsi) a1841341
Label
Innovation corrupted : the origins and legacy of Enron's collapse, Malcolm S. Salter
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 487-508) and index
Contents
From innovation to reckless gambling -- The impact of perverse incentives -- The evolving culture of deceit -- Ethical drift -- The directors' failure -- Collusion of financial intermediaries -- Enron and the public watchdogs -- Strengthening board oversight -- Avoiding perverse financial incentives -- Instilling ethical discipline
Control code
ocn226280829
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
viii, 525 p.
Isbn
9780674028258
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2008004259
System control number
  • (OCoLC)226280829
  • (Sirsi) a1841341

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