MGT 3505: Corporate Responsibility Research Topics
OVERVIEW AND INSTRUCTIONS
This is a group assignment that involves researching a topic related to corporate responsibility
(CR) and preparing a written report and class presentation. The purpose of this a
Shift scheduled readings to the right one
day: shift 10/7 to 10/9; 10/9 to 10/14, etc.
Assignment 1 will now be due on 10/14
For 10/7, read Heclo (2008). On thinking
institutionally, Ch. 1-3.
Chapters posted on Camino
Mgt 3505: Jenning
The New Economy Gone Wild
9/30: Tuesday: Enron
Enron failure was multidetermined
What factors (macro and micro) converged to create
this perfect storm?
10/2 Thursday: Arthur Andersen
Andersen was a failure of professional selfregulation
Defining scandal of the
Symbol of all that was
[and can go] wrong with
Corruption: Loss of integrity, virtue, moral principle
Corruption is both a state and a processthe dangerous,
virus like infection of a group, organizati