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When does cutting corners in pursuit of corporate profit become a crime? When should the misdeeds of government officials warrant a prison sentence? This lucid introduction to the notoriously complex problem of white-collar crime provides students with a set of tools for exploring the abuse of corporate and government power.
This student-friendly text:
Covers the gamut of corporate crimes and government malfeasance.
Accessibly introduces theoretical concepts.
Includes both classic case studies and contemporary examples.
Documents the devastating impact of white-collar crime.
Discusses the dilemmas of regulatory reform and ways to prevent white-collar crime.
For students, the result is a critical approach to separating right from wrong and lawful from illegal in the gray areas of professional and civic life.