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Professor caught up in India's Enron

Harvard academic learned of fraud after leaving Satyam board

Harvard business professor Krishna Palepu was a member of Satyam Computer Services' board, and is an advocate of tougher auditing rules. Harvard business professor Krishna Palepu was a member of Satyam Computer Services' board, and is an advocate of tougher auditing rules.
By Robert Weisman
Globe Staff / January 14, 2009

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Accounting professor Krishna G. Palepu, one of the leading lights at Harvard Business School, has long advocated sweeping reforms in the auditing business, but he was under no illusions that such measures would always succeed in preventing abuses. (Full article: 1071 words)

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