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What are the types of corporate crimes?
In this regard, what is corporate crime and types of corporate crime?
2.2 Corporate Crimes and Occupational Crimes Examples are embezzlement, theft, tax evasion, manipulation of sales, fraud etc. by employees for their own benefit. Corporate crimes are committed by collectivities or aggregate of discreet individual on behalf of the corporations.
what causes corporate crime? Criminalization
- Misrepresentation in financial statements of corporations.
- Manipulation in the stock market.
- Commercial bribery.
- Bribery of public officials directly or indirectly.
- Misrepresentation in advertisement and salesmanship.
- Embezzlement and misappropriation of funds.
Secondly, what does corporate crime mean?
In criminology, corporate crime refers to crimes committed either by a corporation, or by individuals acting on behalf of a corporation or other business entity. Some negative behaviours by corporations may not actually be criminal; laws vary between jurisdictions. For example, some jurisdictions allow insider trading.
What is an example of state corporate crime?
State-corporate crime occurs when the government cooperates with businesses and corporations to achieve common goals, and in the process, produces illegal or socially injurious results. The Space Shuttle Challenger disaster provides an example of state initiated, state corporate crimes.