Financial Crime and Crises in the Era of False Profits by Robert TillmanFinancial Crime and Crises in the Era of False Profits by Robert Tillman

Financial Crime and Crises in the Era of False Profits

byRobert Tillman, Henry N. Pontell, William K. Black

Paperback | April 4, 2017

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In this brief, accessible text, Robert Tillman, Henry N. Pontell, and William K. Black provide a thorough overview of financial crimes and crises and their consequences. Integrating theories and concepts from criminology, sociology, and economics to address major questions, they provide aconcise and accessible yet in-depth introduction to the topic by reducing complex financial crimes to their essentials.About the Series:Keynotes in Criminology and Criminal Justice, edited by Henry N. Pontell, provides essential knowledge on important contemporary matters of crime, law, and justice to a broad audience of readers. Volumes are written by leading scholars in that area. Concise, accessible, and affordable, these textsare designed to serve either as primers around which courses can be built or as supplemental books for a variety of courses.
Robert Tillman is Professor of Sociology and Director of the Graduate Program in Criminology and Justice at St. John's University. Henry N. Pontell is Distinguished Professor at John Jay College of Criminal Justice, City University of New York. William K. Black is Associate Professor of Economics and Law at the University of Missouri, ...
Title:Financial Crime and Crises in the Era of False ProfitsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:176 pages, 8.25 × 5.5 × 0.68 inPublished:April 4, 2017Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0190639199

ISBN - 13:9780190639198

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Table of Contents

Introduction1. The Price is (Not) Right; Bid-Rigging in Free Markets2. Faking It with Accounting Tricks3. Dealing with the Disreputable4. Trading With the Enemy5. "IBGYBG": Organizational Culture and Financial CrimeConclusion

Editorial Reviews

"This book presents an in-depth and theoretically and empirically supported examination of financial crime." --Lisa A. Eargle, Francis Marion University