Corporate Crime (Law and Society Series)

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  • Economics, Finance, Business and Industry,
  • Organizational theory & behaviour,
  • Business & Economics,
  • Legal Reference / Law Profession,
  • Business/Economics,
  • Criminal Law - General,
  • Business & Economics / General,
  • Law / Criminal Law,
  • White collar crimes,
  • Organizational Behavior,
  • Commercial crimes,
  • Corporations,
  • Corrupt practices,
  • United States

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Number of Pages404
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Open LibraryOL9224592M
ISBN 100029058805
ISBN 109780029058800

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It defined corporate crime and found ways of locating corporate violations from various sources.5/5(3). Description: Corporate Crime, originally published inis the first and still the only comprehensive study of corporate law violations by our largest corporations.

The book laid the groundwork for analyses of important aspects of corporate behavior. It defined corporate crime and found ways of locating corporate violations from various.

Corporate crime, also called organizational crime, type of white-collar crime committed by individuals within their legitimate occupations, for the benefit of their employing organization.

Such individuals generally do not think of themselves as criminals, nor do they consider their activities criminal. Related to corporate crime is professional white-collar crime, which is crime committed by.

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The. The emergence of corporate crime -- 3. Mapping and measuring the extent of corporate crime -- 4. Counting and costing corporate crime -- 5. Crime, law and order agendas: the (in)visibility of corporate crime -- 6.

Accounting for corporate crime: corporations and pathology -- 7. Accounting for corporate crime: corporations and political economy. A third important sociological framework is the conflict theory. Unlike the structural functional theory, which views society as a peaceful unit, conflict theory interprets society as a struggle for power between groups engaging in conflict for limited Marx is the founder of conflict ct theorists like Marx posit that there are two general categories of people in.

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Corporate Crime examines the ever-present problem of white-collar and corporate crime, not only within the United States but also worldwide. Should corporations and their employees be held criminally liable for shoddy business practices.

This volume explores both sides of the question, discussing the nature and scope of corporate crime, the controversies surrounding it, and the most promising Reviews: 1. THE CORPORATE CRIMES PRINCIPLES Fight impunity for corporate crimes by investigating and prosecuting offences Fight impunity for cross-border corporate crimes by 9 choosing to assert jurisdiction Guarantee accountability and transparency in the justice process when pursuing corporate crimes Identify the legal standards and secure the evidence.

Corporate crime inflicts massive harm on employees, consumers, workplaces, economies, and the environment, but there are inadequate controls Corporate Crime book few deterrent mechanisms, and sanctions are mild relative to the harm done.

There is little agreement on remedies and praxis, reflecting an underlying diversity of opinion on the causes of corporate criminality.

The body of this book, then, includes several Corporate Crime book that selectively review some core themes relating to corporate crime and its control. Much of the material reviewed in these chapters will be quite familiar to those generally conversant with the Corporate Crime book on corporate crime and the regulatory enterprise.

Corruption, Crime and Compliance By Michael Volkov Michael Volkov’s career has spanned 30 years as an attorney in Washington, D.C.

− as a federal prosecutor, a Chief Counsel on the Senate and House Judiciary Committees, a trial attorney in the Antitrust Division and in private practice.

This book will help anyone better understand anti-bribery compliance in the U.S. and beyond. “Michael. Corporate Crime book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.

Should corporations and their employees be held criminally liable for shod Pages:   State-corporate crime is defined as criminal acts that occur when one or more institutions of political governance pursue a goal in direct cooperation with one or more institutions of economic production and distribution.

This concept has been advanced to examine how corporations and governments intersect to produce social harm.

The complexity of state-corporate crime arises from Author: Adam Ghazi-Tehrani. Capitalism and the Contradictory Nature of Capital Accumulation, Capitalist Crisis, and Corporate Criminality.

State Routinized Crime Control and the Capitalist Apparatus. Why Capitalist States “Fail” to Control the Crimes of the Powerful. State-Routinized Crime. State-Routinized Crime Control, Regulation, and Accountability.

Corporate Crime and Violence book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers/5. Braithwaite () ‘Strategic socialism, strategic privatisation and crises’ Australian Journal of Corporate Law 28(1), J.

Braithwaite () ‘Diagnostics of white collar crime prevention’ Criminology & Public Policy 9(3), J. Braithwaite () ‘Restorative justice for banks through negative licensing’ The British Journal of Criminology 49(4), The International Handbook of White-Collar and Corporate Crime is an absolutely superb compilation of articles on white-collar crime and its control.

The International Handbook is a truly essential acquisition for any library serving those with an interest in white- collar crime, and no white-collar crime scholar can afford to be without a copy. Since the first edition of the Encyclopedia of White Collar and Corporate Crime was produced inthe number and severity of these crimes have risen to the level of calamity, so much so that many experts attribute the near-Depression of to white-collar malfeasance, namely crimes of greed and excess by bankers and finan­cial institutions.

Whether the perpetrators were prosecuted or. The Encyclopedia of White-Collar & Corporate Crime is edited to incorporate information about a variety of white-collar crimes, and provides examples of persons, statutes, companies, and convictions. Each entry offers a thorough and thoughtful summary of the topic.

What makes the book truly accessible is a timeline, resource guide, glossary. Corporate crime has become politically sensitive in some countries. In the United Kingdom, for example, following wider publicity of fatal accidents on the rail network and at sea, the term is commonly used in reference to corporate manslaughter and to involve a more general discussion about the technological hazards posed by business enterprises (see Wells: ).

This book argues that there is a strong normative argument for using the criminal law as a primary response to corporate crime. In practice, however, corporate crimes are rarely dealt with through criminal sanctioning mechanisms. A self-consciously ""scholarly"" study by two sociology professors (who find it necessary to footnote the statement ""the economic drive for profit, power and productivity is not criminal in itself"") that aims to supplant Edwin Sutherland's White Collar Crime as the most comprehensive work on illegal and unethical corporate behavior, and largely succeeds in spite of itself.

Corporate Crime A Reference Handbook. by Richard D. Hartley. Corporations benefit society in important ways: they develop new technologies and more efficient methods of mass production, and they make significant contributions to the economy.

But corporate crime and corruption can also be harmful; together they cost investors and taxpayers an. Corporate crime in China has garnered worldwide attention and in the recent years we have witnessed positive legislative and administrative efforts by the Chinese government to prevent corporate misconducts.

This book first defines the meaning of corporate crime in China and answers the basic questions of what corporate crime is through real Author: Zhenjie Zhou.

Corporate crime and burglary differ in the details of how the crime is committed, but the essence is the same: theft. The essential difference between the crimes is that of scale.

Burglary affects one victim at a time, on a limited scale. This book also examines the failure of international and domestic legal measures to sanction the perpetrators alongside civil society’s shortcomings and ultimately advocates a more cautionary approach to civil society’s potential to label, censure and sanction large-scale state-corporate crime.

This book will help readers understand the. Corporate Crime, originally published inis the first and still the only comprehensive study of corporate law violations by our largest corporations. The book laid the groundwork for analyses of important aspects of corporate behavior.

It defined corporate crime and found ways of locating corporate violations from various sources. The following is text from a speech delivered by Russell Mokhiber, editor of Corporate Crime Reporter to the Taming the Giant Corporation conference in Washington, D.C., June 9, How do corporations get away with their crimes.

This reference examines both the successes and the failures of government and law enforcement policies concerning the punishment of corporate crime and explores leading contemporary proposals for controlling and deterring it. It is an essential information source for any citizen of corporate America.

Corporate Crime is a collection of original papers by many of the world's leading experts on corporate crime, and covers its causes, extent, and control. It provides discussions of all the major areas of corporate criminal conduct, looking at the relationship between corporate structure and corporate : Frank Pearce.

4 CORPORATE CRIME, LAW, AND SOCIAL CONTROL show that respondents prefer more severe sanctions “when either the crime victim, or the criminal offender is a corporation, and not an individual.”10 However, punitive attitudes vary by the degree of harm and the culpability of the act Surveys of business executives and criminal justice authorities.

First published inthis book examines corporate crime in the pharmaceutical industry. Based on extensive research, including interviews with senior executives of pharmaceutical companies in the United States, the United Kingdom, Australia, Mexico and Guatemala, the book is a major study of white-collar : Corporate crime is a crime committed by a corporation or business entity or by individuals who are acting on behalf of a corporation or business entity.

In this example, the corporate crime was. The book is divided into four parts: Procedural issues - Specific offences - competition law crimes and breaches of health and safety legislation - Detailed analysis of the investigation and prosecution of corporate crime under the Companies Acts - Discussion of the confiscation of the proceeds of corporate crimeAuthor: Shelley Horan.

Introduction: Corporate Crime and its Constraint Finance and Sustainability – Resources, Capabilities, and Rewards Managerial Ownership and Firm Performance: The Influence of.

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Edited by Lenny Rifas. Cover by Greg Irons. Stories and art by R. Diggs, Peter Poplaski, Trina Robbins, Guy Colwell, Sharon Rudhal, Kim Deitch, Justin Green, Peter Loft, Larry. The law on corporate crime in the community has been very unfair to the victims of the practice.

It is no uncommon to hear of fining a corporation for corporate crime rather than imposing corporation death penalty to compensate for the victims of the crime. On the other hand such fines are quite low compared to the damages incurred due to the.“The unprecedented vanishing of America’s seventh-largest company in ,” he writes in his new book, Capital Offenses: Business Crime and Punishment in America’s Corporate Age (W.W.

Norton & Co. ), “the severe prosecutions with long prison times, the bitter congressional hearings, the regulatory reforms — none of it did.This book is an industry case study of corporate crime.

It attempts to describe the wide variety of types of corporate crime which occur within one industry. When I taught a course on corporate crime at the University of California, Irvine, in I found that students had an amorphous understanding of the subject as an incompre.

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