Called to Account 3rd edition (PDF) traces the evolution of the global public accounting profession through a series of scandals leading to mandated or voluntary reforms. Ever entertaining and educational, the ebook, Called to Account: Financial Frauds that Shaped the Accounting Profession 3e describes 16 of the most audacious accounting frauds of the last eighty years and identifies the accounting standards and legislation adopted as a direct consequence of each scandal.
This 3rd edition offers expanded coverage of the Global Financial Crisis and international auditing. While retaining favorite chapters exposing the schemes of “Chainsaw Al” Dunlap, “Crazy Eddie” Antar, and Barry “the Boy Wonder” Minkow, new chapters describe the accounting problems at Colonial Bank, Lehman Brothers, and Olympus. College students will learn that financial fraud is a global problem and that accounting reform is heavily influenced by politics.
With discussion questions and a chart mapping, each chapter to topics covered in popular auditing textbooks, Called to Account is the ideal companion for classes in fraud examination, auditing, advanced accounting, or professional responsibilities.
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