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Chapter 23: Plant Assets and Depreciation

Study Plans

Chapter 23 Study Plan

Self-Assessment Quizzes

Chapter 23, Section 1, Plant Assets and Equipment
Chapter 23, Section 2, Calculating Depreciation
Chapter 23, Section 3, Accounting for Depreciation Expense at the End of a Year

Extend: A Matter of Ethics

Chapter 23: Who Will They Believe?, p. 640

  • In many cases, employees who know of wrongdoing in the workplace do not report it because they fear employer retaliation and the loss of their job.
  • Using your favorite search engine, find out what "whistleblower" protections are provided by law. Choose one of the following topics and prepare a brief written report.
    • The Whistleblower Provisions of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002
    • Environmental Whistleblowers
  • Given these protections, why do you think many employees still choose not to report wrongdoings?

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