For the Unit 4 Complete assignment, write a narrative essay (minimum of 1200 words) which addresses the questions and statements below

.  When finished, the essay should demonstrate a thorough understanding of the READ and ATTEND sections.  

A minimum of three scholarly sources are required, and all sources should be cited and referenced in APA format.  

 

What are the major features of a successful ethics training program and communication systems?

How can companies secure stakeholder input during an ethics audit? Why is it important to do so?

How can differences in two countries’ cultures create ethical issues in business?

 Discuss some examples.

Refer to RESOLVING ETHICAL BUSINESS CHALLENGES at the end of chapter ten. The U.S. Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) allows for ‘grease payments’—small payments used to speed up services. The U.K. Bribery Act, however, does not allow for such facilitation payments.  Does the U.K. Bribery Act put D&R at a competitive disadvantage? Did Raul make the right choice?

Refer to Case 17: Fraud in Dixon, Illinois: All the Queen’s Horses Could Not Save Her. What were some of the red flags that fraud was occurring? 

Describe some of the ways that Rita Crundwell was able to get away with the fraud for so long

. What are some of the internal controls Dixon, Illinois has implemented to prevent fraud in the future?