- February 12, 2020

Professor Morrison Discusses Ethics from an Accounting Perspective

Professor Morrison Discusses Ethics from an Accounting Perspective

Ethics is integral to the accounting profession. Specifically, the trust society places on those charged with recording, reporting, and auditing financial information.  Accountants’ expertise is relied upon by management, creditors, regulators, stockholders, and anyone whose investments are tied to financial indicators, including most retirement funds.  Public assurance that accountants produce and distribute accurate and honest […]

- February 5, 2020

Dr. Rhonda Thomas Distinguishes Ethics from Compliance

Dr. Rhonda Thomas Distinguishes Ethics from Compliance

The discipline of Ethics is so broad it often gets confused with compliance. This confusion suggests ethics is difficult to define. In the interest of simplicity, Ethics is the discipline that governs the behavior of organizations and people and categorizing that behavior as right or wrong, reasonable or unreasonable, good versus evil. Compliance means to […]