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Author Teitelman, R.
Source IEEE Xplore Digital Library
Content type Text
Publisher Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (IEEE)
File Format PDF
Copyright Year ©1964
Language English
Subject Domain (in DDC) Technology ♦ Engineering & allied operations ♦ Applied physics
Subject Keyword Bridges ♦ Legged locomotion ♦ Optical fibers ♦ Robot sensing systems ♦ Leg ♦ Service robots ♦ Foot ♦ Programming ♦ Robot control ♦ Microphone arrays
Description There are at least two stories of Enron Corp. First is the business story: Houston-based energy giant takes a big (and mysterious) charge, raising questions about its accounting. Its lenders yank their lines of credit, the company collapses, and the massive problem of reorganizing its tangled and far-flung affairs begins. Then there's the scandal. This is a complex and still unfolding story, replete with document shredding, political donations, phone calls to administration officials, unloading of shares by senior executives, an apparent suicide, and charges of accounting fraud stemming from a bewildering array of off-balance sheet entities with curious names. In this paper, the author details hoe the blame falls not just on faulty bookkeeping and inflated expectations, but also on a fashionable but questionable model of stewardship.
ISSN 00189235
Education Level UG and PG
Learning Resource Type Article
Publisher Date 2002-08-01
Publisher Place U.S.A.
Rights Holder Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (IEEE)
Volume Number 39
Issue Number 8
Size (in Bytes) 242.17 kB
Page Count 4
Starting Page 25
Ending Page 28

Source: IEEE Xplore Digital Library