TITLE

CHASING THE GREASED PIG DOWN WALL STREET: A GATEKEEPER'S GUIDE TO THE PSYCHOLOGY, CULTURE, AND ETHICS OF FINANCIAL RISK TAKING

AUTHOR(S)
Langevoort, Donald C.
PUB. DATE
July 2011
SOURCE
Cornell Law Review;Jul2011, Vol. 96 Issue 5, p1209
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Essay
ABSTRACT
This essay discusses the challenges of institutional risk perceptions going forward in court cases in the U.S. It reflects on a lawsuit filed by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) against Goldman Sachs. It aims to help lawyers, directors and auditors navigate the challenges. The article also explores the use of auditing, internal controls and other monitoring devices to prevent or expose intentional breaches of duty.
ACCESSION #
64369902

 

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