The Market Value of Integrity

Brennan, John J.
December 2002
Vital Speeches of the Day;12/15/2002, Vol. 69 Issue 5, p145
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Presents the speech of John J. Brennan, chairman and chief executive officer of The Vanguard Group, delivered to The Sears Lectureship in Business Ethics at Bentley College in Waltham, Massachusetts on October 29, 2002. How to deal with corporate scandals; Details of corporate scandals in the U.S. in 2002; Stock market's reaction to the scandals.


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