Peter Clausen

Published 01 Jan 1986
Reference 013
Topic Strategy
Industry Human Resources
Region Asia
Summary

This case study discusses the scenario of a managing director of an advertising firm is told by an outside supplier that corruption exists in his organisation. As an expatriate dealing with locals in a country in which kickbacks are not unusual, he finds it difficult to ensure proper business practices in his company.

Teaching objectives

To discuss business ethics in foreign countries, especially managing locals as an expatriate, and corruption within organisations.