|Global Knowledge Gateway||
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
You are now viewing all "Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia" resources. View All Ethics Resources
Does the remuneration structure favour growth over ethical behaviour? What should an organisation be doing to reward an ethical culture?
Informs those charged with fiduciary management of enterprises why ethics can no longer be treated as a discretionary cost to the business. Management of the ethical dimension is instead a significant contributor to financial success. This is highlighted through the use of examples of how leading corporations are integrating ethical management into business practices, change programs, and fraud, risk, and compliance systems.
Provides resources and links to assist ethical decision making.
January 26, 2015 - The Guardian
January 21, 2015 - Accounting Web
January 15, 2015 - Professional Standards
January 15, 2015 - International Ethics Standards Board for Accountants
Topic Subcategories Types of Resources Sources
Discover More Resources
Types of Resources
Suggest a Resource, News Item, Event, or Discussion Topic