Publication

Corporate theft and fraud: business as usual

Steve Tombs discusses the latest chapter in a long history of financial services fraud (This article is republished from Issue 94, November, 2013 of Criminal Justice Matters) Since 2007, when the credit crisis began to reveal itself, ‘The Banks’ have hardly been out of the headlines. Bailouts,...
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Comment

Volkswagen: a routine case of corporate-state harm production

On 18 September, the US EPA revealed that Volkswagen (VW) had been using software and practices to cheat emissions-testing on almost 600,000 cars in US – marketed and sold as part of a major ‘...

By 
Professor Steve Tombs
16 October 2015
Publication

Knowledgeable consumers? Corporate fraud and its devastating impacts

The devastating consequences of corporate fraud on victims remain largely hidden and the lessons ignored, argues a report published by the Centre for Crime and Justice Studies. Knowledgeable consumers? Corporate fraud and its devastating impacts by Dr Basia Spalek of the University of Birmingham,...