ACCA - The global body for professional accountants

If you want to explore what other people in other countries are thinking and doing about ethics, you can visit these sites. Each one opens in a new window.

COSO
Committee of Sponsoring Organizations of the Treadway Commission, USA.

Centre for Accounting Ethics
At the University of Waterloo, School of Accounting and Finance, Ontario, Canada. Contains many useful case studies.

Centre for the Study of Ethics in the Professions
At the Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, Illinois, USA. Contains a link to codes of conduct available online.

Corruption Prevention Network
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. For people involved in preventing fraud and corruption. Try their interactive Big Issue Grappler. 

e-businessethics.com  
At the Anderson School of Management, University of New Mexico, USA.

Ethics in Film
An online journal about using film to teach ethics; supported by the University of Colorado, USA. 

Institute for Global Ethics
Rockport, Maine, USA. Also has UK and Canadian affiliates.

Institute of Business Ethics
London, UK. Good source for survey results of UK attitudes towards ethics.

Markkula Center for Applied Ethics
At Santa Clara University, California, USA. Good collection of articles in business and technology ethics.

Sarbanes-Oxley 101
This act affects many public American companies as well as non-American companies with a presence in the U.S.

The Joseph and Edna Josephson Institute of Ethics
Los Angeles, California, USA. Useful source of memorable quotes about ethics, and an online book called Making Ethical Decisions.

Last updated: 25 Apr 2013