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    Relevance of ethics in finance and accounting

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    Why is ethics relevant in finance and accounting? Give an example.

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    Ethics plays a very critical role in the field of finance and accounting. Especially after the debacle of companies like Enron and WorldCom, the importance of ethics in accounting/finance grew multifold. Ethics in accounting is of utmost importance to accounting professionals and those who rely on their services. Certified Public Accountants (CPAs) and other accounting professionals know that people who use their services, especially decision makers ...

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    Why is ethics relevant in finance and accounting is examined.