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William K. Black is a professor of Economics and Law at the University of Missouri – Kansas City (UMKC) and the Distinguished Scholar in Residence for Financial Regulation at the University of Minnesota Law School. He is a white-collar criminologist. He was the Executive Director of the Institute for Fraud Prevention from 2005-2007. He was a senior financial regulator instrumental in ‘reregulating’ the savings and loan industry to counter the debacle and aiding the successful prosecution of over 1,000 elite white-collar criminals. He is a serial whistleblower and co-founder of Bank Whistleblowers United. He authored The Best Way to Rob a Bank is to Own One.
In this episode, William Black speaks about the article he co-authored with June Carbone "The Problem with Predators" published in the Seattle University Law Review in 2020. Black sheds light on how dysfunctional corporate culture, filled with toxic masculinity, leads to unethical and illegal corporate behaviour. These toxic workplace cultures tend to increase workplace bullying, sexual harassment, and discrimination.
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