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Case
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Reference no. 9B08M038
Published by: Ivey Publishing
Originally published in: 2008
Version: 2008-04-18
Length: 8 pages
Data source: Published sources

Abstract

The case deals with a scam that has been run out of Nigeria since 1990. In it, foreign companies are approached for their assistance in facilitating an international transfer of funds in order to receive a very large but unearned commission. In the case, a Hong Kong-based manager who is travelling to Nigeria is unaware that he is walking into a situation where his company is about to be cheated. The objective of the case is to raise the issue of ethics in the conduct of international business. A follow-up case ''9B08M039'' is available.
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Other setting(s):
2008

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Abstract

The case deals with a scam that has been run out of Nigeria since 1990. In it, foreign companies are approached for their assistance in facilitating an international transfer of funds in order to receive a very large but unearned commission. In the case, a Hong Kong-based manager who is travelling to Nigeria is unaware that he is walking into a situation where his company is about to be cheated. The objective of the case is to raise the issue of ethics in the conduct of international business. A follow-up case ''9B08M039'' is available.

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Location:
Industry:
Size:
Small
Other setting(s):
2008

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