TITLE

Peer Revue

AUTHOR(S)
Scheiber, Noam
PUB. DATE
January 2002
SOURCE
New Republic;1/28/2002, Vol. 226 Issue 3, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on a favorable peer review given to accounting firm Arthur Andersen LLP by Deloitte & Touche LLP. Conditions and standards within the accounting industry which allow for such a favorable review; Critique of peer reviews among accountants; Details of the accounting practices of Arthur Andersen; Demonstration of the lax standards of the peer-review regime.
ACCESSION #
5929908

 

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