Ethics within the Telecommunications Industry
This paper is an essay discussing the ethical issues, challenges, and behaviors within the telecommunications industry in the United States and Asia.
This paper states that business ethics is a major topic especially in the telecommunications industry. This paper is a critical report explaining and comparing the current state of ethics both in the USA and around the world. The author concludes that ethical standards must be met by all industries to insure a healthy world economy.
“One of the biggest scandals to hit the industry involves WorldCom, Inc. who recently revealed a $3.9 billion financial discrepancy leaving the entire telecommunication industry reeling. Telecom executives that once sought to emulate WorldCom are now rushing to insure employees and investors and perhaps even themselves, that their companies are sound and forthright.”