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The Collapse of Enron:
Causes, Consequences & Implications
January 31, 2002

Top business leaders and economists offered analysis of Enron's demise in an interactive forum hosted by Chicago GSB. The panelists discussed the implications of Enron's collapse for financial reporting requirements, auditing standards, the deregulation of the energy markets, employee retirement plans, and the role of financial analysts and capital markets.

The event was generously sponsored by the George J. Stigler Center for the Study of the Economy and the State.

» Listen to the forum (1 hr. 22 min.)
Windows Media format

MODERATOR
Richard Leftwich, Fuji Bank and Heller Professor of Accounting and Finance, Chicago GSB

PANELISTS
Edward A. Snyder, Dean and Professor of Economics, Chicago GSB
Michael Polsky, '87, founder of SkyGen Energy Inc. and Invenergy LLC
David Vitale, '76, President and Chief Executive Officer, Chicago Board of Trade


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