WorldCom Essay Topics


This paper explores the Accounting fraud that took place at WorldCom. Three aspects of the corporate culture are discussed including WorldCom’s harsh top-down management approach, the lack of written rules or a code of conduct, and the inaccessibility of many of WorldCom’s departments. The CEO’s desire to be the #1 stock on Wall Street is… View Article

Ex-CEO of WorldCom

On March 15 2005, Bernard Ebbers, Ex-CEO of WorldCom was convicted on one count of conspiracy, one count of securities fraud and seven counts of false regulatory filings (Associated Press, 2005). The charges are because he repeatedly ordered the falsification of accounting records, the then finance Chief Scott Sullivan, who masterminded the fraud also pled… View Article