Cash Controls and Banking Activities
Extend: Matter of Ethics
- Theft by employees is one of the most serious problems facing businesses today.
- Using your favorite search engine, research the topic of employee theft. Try using search terms like "stealing cash from employers" and "employee theft."
- Find recent annual estimates of how much employees steal from American businesses.
- Write a summary of your findings. Address the following questions:
- What do employees steal?
- Why do employees steal?
- How can employers prevent employee theft?