The Enron and WorldCom Scandals
Enron questions 1, 3, 5, 6, and 9
1. Which segment of its operations got Enron into difficulties?
The difficulties commenced when an ethical clash had taken place; Kopper was allocated to
Fastow although still working for E
RUNNINGHEAD: Presentation of the Stakeholders Positions
Presentation of the Stakeholders Positions
Greetings and welcome, I am Teodora Meloncon, I am here as a representative of the
investors in the Kardell Paper Company, and I would like to address rec
Post your responses to the following:
Is an accounting professional guaranteed to act ethically just because he or she has completed a
course in ethics? Explain your answer.
Having nearly reached the end of this course, what do you think you have learned
RUNNINGHEAD: Briefly Applying a Decision-Making Framework
Briefly Applying a Decision-Making Framework
The stakeholders in this situation consists of Anne Distange (CEO of Linkage
Construction), investors, company shareholders, financial lending institu
RUNNINGHEAD: Fully Applying a Decision-Making Framework
Fully Applying a Decision-Making Framework
Various reasons exist for ethical dilemmas in business. We have to recognize these
difficulties and analyze the actions that led to the predicament while
Post your response to the following: Answer questions 4 and 5 on p. 264 (Ch. 4) of the text.
Provide a hypothetical example to illustrate your answer to Question 4. Explain your answers
4. When should an accountant place his or her duty to the
RUNNINGHEAD: Presentation of the CEOs Position
Presentation of the CEOs Position
As CEO of Kardell Paper Company, my name is Teodora Meloncon. It has come to my
attention that the citizens of Riverside have some concerns that Kardell paper is dischargin
Week 5 DQ 1
Post your response to the following: Is the 5 question approach to ethical decision making
superior to the moral standards or Pastin approach? Explain your answer.
The 5-question approach to ethical decision making is not superior to the moral
RUNNINGHEAD: The Stakeholders Position
The Stakeholders Position
In performing the analysis of the proposal for a new development, I consider two factors:
100 senior citizens, 30 employees and his or her displacement, and the $150 million that the city
Axia College Material
Philosophical Approaches to Ethical Decision Making Matrix
Determine the ethical course of action for the following three scenarios from the perspective of
each of the three philosophical approaches: consequentialism, deon
RUNNINGHEAD: Critiquing Philosophical Approaches to Ethical Decision Making
Critiquing Philosophical Approaches to Ethical Decision Making
Some students are required to learn to evaluate the philosophical approach taken for each
of the scenarios present
RUNNINGHEAD: Business & Professional Ethics
Business & Professional Ethics
Arthur Andersen LLP was once one of the "Big Five" professional accounting services
that specialized in corporate taxes and consulting. Andersen is considered directly responsibl
Week 1 DQ 1
Post your response to the following: Read the Where Were the Accountants? Ethics Case on pp.
36-37 (Ch. 1) of the text. Answer the question as if you were Sam.
Respond to your classmates as if you were Norm. How helpful are their responses?
13. Is a professional accountant a businessperson pursuing profit or a fiduciary
that is to act in the public interest?
A professional accountant should never lower his or her ethically and morals standers
when doing his or her job. They work according to
RUNNINGHEAD Solving Ethical Dilemmas
Solving Ethical Dilemmas
The stakeholders in this dilemma include the Baker Greenleaf accounting firm, the
Subsidiary Company, Dan Potter and Oliver Freeman. Baker Greenleaf is a large account