Unformatted text preview: Discuss whether Gretchen behaved in an ethical manner Gretchen didn’t behave in an ethical manner. Gretchen made an unethical decision by charging the employee an amount based on the net purchase cost. She was unfair by giving herself the lowest price for the purchase. This unethical decision not only is unfair but it’s also harmful to the company and other employees. Gretchen was ethical when being approved with the company policy. Unethical behavior will destroy a firm's ability to make money. Highest standards of ethical conduct are especially important in the accounting profession, where the financial decisions of a business are directly based on information and judgments provided by their accountants ....
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- Spring '12
- Accounting, Accountant, Gretchen maccauley, net purchase cost, ethical manner Gretchen