ACCOUNTING - A man of principles - FASB chairman Bob Herz suspects corporate abuse would be greatly reduced if companies had to comply with the spirit, not just the letter, of accounting law. So he's pushing a "principles-based" system to replace the current rules-based regime - bringing the U.S. closer to international standards.
Osterland, Andrew, (2005)
CORPORATE FINANCE - America's best CFOs - After years of cutting costs and hoarding cash, companies are once again investing for growth -- and relying on CFOs to get it done. Our third annual survey shows which finance chiefs are best-equipped for the job.
Osterland, Andrew, (2006)
Who's afraid of Sarbanes-Oxley? - CEOs, brace yourselves. Bill McDonough is determined to make PCAOB, the auditors' auditor and the centerpiece of the 2002 legislative reforms, a real force in your lives.
Osterland, Andrew, (2004)
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