Unfortunately, in recent times, we have seen a number of examples of unethical behavior in organizations, often tied to the organization’s handling of finances. Discuss ethical issues facing the top leadership or financial managers in today’s corporate environment regarding their approach to the financial matters of the firm. What pressures exist that might encourage unethical behavior, particularly as it pertains to the firm’s financial reporting or situation? How might these be mitigated? (You might want to conduct a search to identify examples or to examine actions suggested or taken to help mitigate these instances.)
Post a substantive initial post by Thursday. Support your post as appropriate with the theories presented in this week’s required reading.