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Lessons From Enron—And Why We Don’t Learn From Them
COMMERCIAL LENDING REVIEW (2009)
  • Nancy Rapoport
Abstract

This paper discusses the cognitive errors that help to explain why smart people do dumb things.

Keywords
  • Enron,
  • social science,
  • cognitive dissonance,
  • social pressure,
  • diffusion of authority
Publication Date
2009
Citation Information
Nancy Rapoport. "Lessons From Enron—And Why We Don’t Learn From Them" COMMERCIAL LENDING REVIEW Iss. May/June (2009)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/nancy_rapoport/54/