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  • Enron Ethics
    Introduction Enron was one of America’s leading companies prior to its spectacular collapse in 2001. It was frequently named as one of America’s top 10 most admired corporations and best places to work, and its board was acclaimed one of the US’ best five, according to Fortune magazine. As
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  • In Dependence of Auditor – Enron and Arthur Andersen Case
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  • Enron
    ® William Powers, Jr. Member of the Enron Board of Directors and Chairman of the Special Investigation Committee 3600 Murillo Circle Austin, TX 78703 512-232-1120 February 1,2002 To the Members of the Board of Directors Enron Corporation Enclosed is a copy of the Report of the Special Inve
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  • Enron What Happened
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  • Collapse of Enron
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  • What Went Wrong? Accounting Fraud Andlessons from the Recent Scandals
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  • Fair Value in Financial Reporting: Problems and Pitfalls in Practice – a Case Study Analysis of the Use of Fair Valuation at Enron
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  • Business Leadership in Enron
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  • Accounting 1-4 Chapter
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  • The Enron Scandal
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