Nothing like the Enron affair could happen in France (!)
AbstractThis article reviews the reactions of the French accounting profession and academia following the collapse of both Enron and Andersen. It considers the general impact on University accounting education programmes and the value of using corporate scandals in the teaching process.
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Length: 25 pages
Date of creation: 11 Mar 2005
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Enron; accounting eductation; ethics; France;
Other versions of this item:
- Herve Stolowy, 2005. "Nothing like the Enron affair could happen in France (!)," European Accounting Review, Taylor and Francis Journals, vol. 14(2), pages 405-415.
- K41 - Law and Economics - - Legal Procedure, the Legal System, and Illegal Behavior - - - Litigation Process
- K42 - Law and Economics - - Legal Procedure, the Legal System, and Illegal Behavior - - - Illegal Behavior and the Enforcement of Law
- M41 - Business Administration and Business Economics; Marketing; Accounting - - Accounting - - - Accounting
This paper has been announced in the following NEP Reports:
- NEP-ALL-2006-01-29 (All new papers)
- NEP-EDU-2006-01-29 (Education)
- NEP-FMK-2006-01-29 (Financial Markets)
- NEP-HRM-2006-01-29 (Human Capital & Human Resource Management)
- NEP-LAW-2006-01-29 (Law & Economics)
- NEP-REG-2006-01-29 (Regulation)
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