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Business Fairy Tales: Grim Realities of Fictitious Financial Reporting

Greed, fraud and deception are the focus of Cecil W. Jackson, professor of clinical accounting in the USC Marshall School of Business. Jackson explains the top 20 most common accounting tricks used by companies to get ahead in their game, relying on true stories of those guilty of scandal, including WorldCom, Enron and Xerox. He examines the companies as well as their leaders to help readers spot potential red flags for fraud and protect themselves from becoming victims.

Business Fairy Tales: Grim Realities of Fictitious Financial Reporting

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