Sam is at the post office to mail a package. After he pays for mailing the package, the clerk asks if

he would like to buy some stamps. Sam pauses to think before he answers. He doesn’t have a credit

card with him. After paying for the package, he has about $30 in his pocket. Analyze this from an

inventory standpoint. Identify the relevant considerations.


. Give two examples of unethical conduct involving inventory management and the ethical principle

each one violates.