Introduction: Why Do We Need to Discuss on Ethics, Sustainability in Accounting

  • Kıymet Tunca ÇalıyurtEmail author
Part of the Accounting, Finance, Sustainability, Governance & Fraud: Theory and Application book series (AFSGFTA)


The issues of ethics in accounting are not considered enough by the practitioners and academicians. However, accounting fraud continues to increase day by day. When we look at the accounting literature, we see that the researches about ethics increase the popularity. In this study, ethical codes were introduced in accounting and then current articles were examined.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Business Administration DepartmentTrakya UniversityEdirneTurkey

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