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53. The _____ is a U.S. law that prohibits U.S. companies from bribing or otherwise corrupting foreign government officials to win foreign government contracts or obtain other foreign government assistance for their businesses. (a) Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (b) Overseas Private Investment Act
(c) Terrorism Risk Insurance Act (d) Antitrust Act (e) United We Stand Act Answer: A 54. He perpetrated a financial scandal in the 1920s by using money received from later investors to provide early investors with returns on their investment.
55. Which financial scandal was associated with the presidency of Warren G. Harding?
56. Of the following, which is NOT true of the Enron financial scandal?
57. Of the following statements about WorldCom, which is NOT true? (a) It began in 1983 as Long Distance Discount Services, Inc. (b) From 1999 to 2002, the company had manipulated earnings by using fraudulent accounting methods. (c) Five techniques were used to cook the books. (d) WorldCom filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy in 2002. (e) CEO Bernie Ebbers was sentenced to 25 years in prison. Answer: C
58. _____ is considered by many to be the most infamous financial scandal in United States history.
Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA)

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