Encyclopedia of Fraud, Third Edition


 By Dr. Joseph T. Wells, CFE, CPA  




A wealth of anti-fraud information exists today, but until now the material was scattered in thousands of sources and locales. Written for practitioners, academics and anyone with an interest in fraud, the Encyclopedia of Fraud, 3rd Edition provides the user with easy access to the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners’ vast body of fraud knowledge.

Organized by both topic and type of fraud scheme, this book contains:


The latest studies, surveys, publications and expert commentary in the anti-fraud field

Biographical entries about notable fraudsters and fraud cases

An appendix including a reference guide on where and how to find information about fraud prevention and detection

3rd Edition Highlights include:

Mortgage Fraud

Demand Draft Fraud

Computer Forensics



Case studies including Enron, WorldCom, Tyco, Adelphia, HealthSouth, Credit Suisse First Boston, Dynegy Inc.



Product Details: 

Copyright 2007
ISBN 978-1-889277-37-0
Paperback, 804 pages

Association of Certified Fraud Examiners