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Could the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act of 2010 be Helpful in Reforming Corporate America? An Investigation on Financial Bounties and Whistle-Blowing Behaviors in the Private Sector
(Journal of Business Ethics, 2013-01)
The purpose of this study is to investigate whether the availability of financial bounties and anonymous reporting channels impact individuals’ general reporting intentions of questionable acts and whether the availability ...
Do Variations in the Strength of Corporate Governance Still Matter? A Comparison of the Pre- and Post-regulation Environment
(Journal of Business Ethics, 2014-07)
Corporate scandals brought the issue of corporate governance to the forefront of the agendas of lawmakers and regulators in the early 2000s. As a result, Congress, the New York Stock Exchange, and the NASDAQ enacted ...
Building Ethical Leaders: A Way to Integrate and Assess Ethics Education
(Journal of Business Ethics, 2013-06)
The Building Ethical Leaders using an Integrated Ethics Framework (BELIEF) Program was introduced in 2006 at the Northern Illinois University College of Business. The Program was developed to support two learning ...
Investing in Accounting: A Call for Professional Involvement in Higher Education
(American Journal of Business Education, 2011)
The current financial crisis has created serious repercussions for accounting education. Public universities have lost funding and initiated huge budget cuts. These drastic cutbacks have resulted in the losses of courses, ...
When Sales and Marketing Align: Impact on Performance
(Journal of Selling, 2015)
Without sales and marketing working to produce revenue, the firm ceases to exist. Yet, given the magnitude of what’s at stake, these two functions are often at odds with one another to the detriment of performance. This ...
The Evolution of Social Media in Equipment Finance
(Journal of Equipment Lease Financing, 2013)
The Effect of New Accounting Rules on Capital Leases: A Study of Current Reporting Practices
(Journal of Equipment Lease Financing, 2011)
An Overview of Investor Sentiment in Stock Market
(Journal of Contemporary Business Issues, 2015-02)
Investing decisions affect many individuals. Investment sentiment, a metric seeking to quantify the expectations of future returns, can cause counterintuitive individual actions. To help individuals with investment ...
Retail knockoffs: Consumer acceptance and rejection of inauthentic retailers
(Journal of Business Research, 2016-07)
This study extends the counterfeit product paradigm by examining an unexplored area in services – namely, the existence of inauthentic retail establishments, or so-called retail knockoffs. These fake establishments mimic ...
Understanding internal, external, and relational attributions for abusive supervision.
(Journal of Organizational Behavior, 2014)
Despite abundant research on the consequences of perceived abusive supervision, less is known about how employees develop perceptions of supervisory abuse. Across two studies, we integrate classic and recent theoretical ...