Questions for Discussion
1. What led to the collapse of Enron under Lay and Skilling?
2. How did the top leadership at Enron undermine the foundational values of the Enron Code of Ethics?
3. Given Kenneth Layâ€™s and Jeff Skillingâ€™s operating beliefs and the Enron Code of Ethics, what expectations regarding ethical decisions and actions should Enronâ€™s employees reasonably have had?
4. How did Enronâ€™s corporate culture promote unethical decisions and actions?
5. How did the investment banking community contribute to the ethical collapse of Enron?