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Author Taylor, James, 1976- author

Title Boardroom scandal : the criminalization of company fraud in nineteenth-century Britain / James Taylor
Published Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2013
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Description 1 online resource : illustrations (black and white)
Summary This title considers the role played by the criminal law in regulating the economy, posing the question: should businessmen who commit fraud go to prison? It explores changing approaches to the question of criminal sanctions in Victorian Britain and the economic, social, political, and legal origins of these reforms, and their main effects
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on online resource; title from home page (viewed on Apr. 29, 2013)
Subject Fraud -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780191749520 (ebook)