Mood In the Middle
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Level: Basic. Program knowledge level most beneficial to CPAs new to a skill or an attribute. These individuals are often at the staff or entry level in organizations, although content may be of interest to seasoned professional looking to enrich ethical decision-making skills.
CPE Credit: 0.5 credits in Behavioral Ethics
Nathan Mueller learned the hard way that crime pays until it costs you everything. A former CPA at ING Insurance in Minneapolis, Mueller constructed an $8.5 million dollar fraud scheme that lasted four years. This is the story of how he went from living large on the Vegas Strip to trying to get his life back on track. Fraud, luxury, betrayal, justice, and a healthy dose of business ethics; this true-crime tale has it all.
1. Apply the elements of the fraud triangle to real-world situations.
2. Identify red flags that could indicate fraud.
About the Author:
Kelly Richmond Pope, Ph.D., CPA is an expert in the field of white-collar crime. She is a co-author of The A.B.C.'s of Behavioral Forensics: Using Psychology to Prevent, Detect and Deter Fraud. She is a contributing writer for Forbes.com, The Daily Beast and The Washington Post. She also teaches ethics and forensic accounting at various universities across the country.