Campus Only Senior Thesis
Bachelor of Arts
© 2012 Jadin T. Kusman
This paper compares and contrasts economic and psychological explanations for auditor bias and independence violations in accordance with the structure of the Auditing profession. The study illustrates that external auditor bias is more appropriately attributed to unintentional biases, such as the self-serving bias, rather than economic forces.
Kusman, Jadin T., "An Economic and Psychological Analysis of Auditor Independence" (2012). CMC Senior Theses. 309.
This thesis is restricted to the Claremont Colleges current faculty, students, and staff.