Unfortunately, over the last several years, there have been many examples of illegal and unethical business dealings; some involved practicing unethical accounting processes, as well as situations that involved public figures from various genres caught performing various questionable activities. From a philosophical and theoretical point of view, do you feel that individuals holding positions of power or influence should be held to higher levels of accountability for their unethical actions or inactions?
instructor comments: You are required to discuss two SPECIFIC examples of a person in power and authority or a company in power and authority that has behaved unethically such as Bernie Madoff or ENRON. . The assignment needs to discuss two specific people or companies. TWO specific examples are required.