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Unethical business practices harm organizations and economies. Large-scale business failures such as Enron—as well as the more recent failures related to the global financial crisis—highlight the consequences of unethical business practices and amoral management. Professional accountants, as stewards of transparency and trust, and subject to a professional code of ethics, have a key role to play not only in upholding but in encouraging and influencing ethical behavior and decision making within their organizations. Read More
Managing Ethics in Your Organisation–Have Your Say
August 28, 2015 - Chartered Global Management Accountant
Professional Services: Accounting for Change
August 27, 2015 - Financial Times
Setting Aside Half the Earth for ‘Rewilding’: The Ethical Dimension
August 26, 2015 - The Conversation
ANAN Tasks Accountants on Corruption Prevention
August 21, 2015 - The Guardian
Few OECD Member Countries Make Good on Anti-Bribery Pledge
August 20, 2015 - Compliance Week
Creating an Engaging Global Code of Ethics: Transcending Cultural Differences
August 18, 2015 - JDSupra Business Advisor
Accountants under Pressure to 'Fiddle the Ethics' Say the CIMA
August 13, 2015 - Cambridge News
Nigeria's Buhari Appoints Committee to Advise on Corruption Crackdown
August 11, 2015 - Reuters Africa
Study Links Earnings Manipulation to Success in Corporate Accounting
August 10, 2015 - Accounting Today
Overhauling Ethics Education
August 4, 2015 - Strategic Finance
- 2014 Handbook of the Code of Ethics for Professional Accountants
July 17, 2014 - International Ethics Standards Board for Accountants
- Defining and Developing an Effective Code of Conduct for Organizations
May 31, 2007 - IFAC