White-Collar Crime

white-collar crime, term coined by Edward Sutherland for nonviolent crimes committed by corporations or individuals such as office workers or sales personnel (see white-collar workers) in the course of their business activities. White-collar crimes include embezzlement, false advertising, bribery, unfair competition, tax evasion, and unfair labor practices.

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White-Collar Crime: Selected full-text books and articles

Understanding White Collar Crime By Hazel Croall Open University Press, 2001
100 Years of White Collar Crime in "Twitter" By Podgor, Ellen S The Review of Litigation, Vol. 30, No. 3, Spring 2011
White-Collar Crime and Criminal Careers By David Weisburd; Elin Waring; Ellen F. Chayet Cambridge University Press, 2001
Introduction: Examining White Collar Crime with Trifocals By Podgor, Ellen S Fordham Urban Law Journal, Vol. 39, No. 2, December 2011
Public Perceptions of White Collar Crime Culpability: Bribery, Perjury, and Fraud By Green, Stuart P.; Kugler, Matthew B Law and Contemporary Problems, Vol. 75, No. 2, Spring 2012
Take the Money and Run: White Collar Crime at DHR Patio Homes, LLC By Sherman, Herbert; Rowley, Daniel J Journal of the International Academy for Case Studies, Vol. 13, No. 2, March-April 2007
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Go Directly to Jail: White Collar Sentencing after the Sarbanes-Oxley Act By Harvard Law Review, Vol. 122, No. 6, April 2009
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