Accounting for Purchases and Cash Payments
Extend: Matter of Ethics
- Purchasing professionals encounter a variety of ethical issues as they work with vendors and suppliers. Businesses and organizations often have codes of ethics to provide guidance to their purchasing agents.
- Visit one of the university Web sites below to review its purchasing ethics guidelines.
- Summarize your findings in a brief written report. Include the types of activities that are prohibited, what procedures must be followed, and how conflicts of interest are handled.