Antebellum Management Accountability at the Mobile & Ohio Railroad (1849-1862)

Antebellum Management Accountability at the Mobile & Ohio Railroad (1849-1862)

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Research on Professionalism and Ethics in Accounting, 1st ed., vol. 20, pp. 95-114, December 2016

Abstract

Archival discovery research relating to antebellum railroad's corporate governance per the hand written minute books of the board of directors. Provides source evidence of early ethical guidelines of US corporate board.