With more than 500 entries (including up-to-date information on such high profile cases as Martha Stewart and Enron), the Encyclopedia of White-Collar a Corporate Crime gathers history, definitions, examples, investigation, prosecution, assessments, challenges, and projections into one definitive reference work on the topic. This two-volume encyclopedia incorporates information about a variety of white-collar crimes, and provides examples of persons, statutes, companies, and convictions. Each entry offers a thorough and thoughtful summary of the topic. Rather than a simple definition, users are given a satisfying and sophisticated synopsis with references for further study.In 1977, Mark Dowie of Mother Jones magazine, used these documents and Ford Motor Company memos to write an article about the ... Internal Ford documents revealed that the Ford Explorer, first offered for sale in March 1990, had a design defect that made it prone to rollovers. ... In the 2000 recall, when confronted with accusations about the performance of its tire Firestone claimed owner abuse:anbsp;...
|Title||:||Encyclopedia of White-Collar & Corporate Crime|
|Author||:||Lawrence M. Salinger|
|Publisher||:||SAGE Publications - 2004-08-03|