By Ronald J. Burke, Cary L. Cooper
Even though expanding recognition has been paid to it, there are not any indicators that crime and corruption in agencies is reducing, so if you are a supervisor or executive coverage maker, and your mandate is to lessen crime and corruption, the place do you begin? The overseas authors of this booklet fill a serious have to deal with any such known and dear subject with a close research of the hazards linked to crime and corruption in organisations. They learn the factors and outcomes, and the alternatives we are facing in our efforts to eliminate those social maladies. They concentrate on the dangers to participants and organisations surrounding felony and corrupt acts, with an emphasis at the mental, behavioral and organizational elements aiding such behaviors. ultimately, they discover the phenomenon of crime and corruption throughout a various array of organizational settings (ranging from public to non-public, for-profit to non-profit) and occupational different types (e.g., law enforcement officials, physicians, accountants, and academicians). The consistent barrage of scandals publicized by means of the media calls for 'front burner' consciousness devoted to stemming this tide. as a result, this publication turns to favorite researchers applying their abilities to supply extra moral enterprises. the result's the main updated pondering on either vintage (e.g., cognitive ethical improvement) and novel (e.g., ethical attentiveness) ways to crime and corruption, in addition to scientifically-grounded techniques to decreasing illicit habit in agencies.
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Conan C. Albrecht is Professor of Information Systems and eBusiness Fellow at Brigham Young University. He teaches classes in enterprise development, middleware, and network programming. Conan actively researches fraud detection techniques and online group dynamics. He previously held a faculty position as the Director of Programming for the Center for the Management of Information for the University of Arizona. Conan has published articles on fraud detection and information theory in the Journal of Forensic Accounting, Journal of Accounting, Communications of the ACM, Decision Support Systems, Information and Management, and many other academic and professional outlets.
7. Organizational behavior. 8. Professional ethics. I. Series II. Burke, Ronald J. III. Tomlinson, Edward C. IV. Cooper, Cary L. 1’68-dc22 ISBN: 978-0-566-08981-7 (hbk) ISBN: 978-1-4094-1260-1 (ebk) ISBN: 978-1-4094-6028-2 (ebk-ePUB) Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data Crime and corruption in organizations : why it occurs and what to do about it / [edited] by Ronald J. Burke, Edward C. Tomlinson and Cary L. Cooper. p. cm. -- (Psychological and behavioural aspects of risk) Includes index.
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