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Innovation Corrupted

The Origins and Legacy of Enron's Collapse

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$52.00 • £45.95 • €47.95

ISBN 9780674028258

Publication Date: 06/30/2008


544 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

10 line illustrations, 16 tables


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  • Introduction
  • I. The Origins Of Enron’s Collapse
    • From Innovation to Reckless Gambling
    • The Impact of Perverse Incentives
    • The Evolving Culture of Deceit
    • Ethical Drift
    • The Directors’ Failure
    • Collusion of Financial Intermediaries
    • Enron and the Public Watchdogs
  • II. Enron’s Legacy
    • Strengthening Board Oversight
    • Avoiding Perverse Financial Incentives
    • Instilling Ethical Discipline
  • Afterword
  • Appendixes
  • Notes
  • Bibliography
  • Index

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