Faculty Publications

Title

What Can We Learn from the Volkswagen Scandal?

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

12-4-2015

Abstract

Every day, another axe seems to fall with the scandal at Volkswagen, as news reports unveil new victims and layers of the investigation. Unfortunately, this is just one more example of unethical behavior at an organizational level: regulators allege that Volkswagen circumvented environmental regulations by manipulating the software that measures emissions on hundreds of thousands of automobiles.