Components

The Enron Corporate Fraud

Ozzie Mascarenhas SJ, Ph.D.
June 25, 2015
SKU:
BUS-003986
Region: 
North America
Topic: 
Strategy & General Management, Finance & Accounting, Human Resources, Marketing & Sales, Operations, Technology & Innovation, Organizational Behavior
Length: 
6pages
Keywords: 
Enron, Corporate, Fraud, scandals, policies, Houston, Texas, Denver, round-trip, investment, transactions, bankruptcies, finances, Ozzie, Oswald, Masc, Ma, Mascarenhas
Student Price: 
Free
Cases in Corporate Ethics 2.1: By October 2000, Enron became the pioneer and trendsetter of energy sector corporate aggressive accounting and insider trading irregularities. Among accounting scandals were the numerous “round-trips” it engaged in, and which soon became the industry “norm” for similar scams.