Supplement | HBS Case Collection | January 2011 (Revised August 2011)

Kanebo Ltd. (C)

by David F. Hawkins, Suraj Srinivasan and Akiko Kanno


The exposure of the Kanebo Ltd. fraud raises questions of Japan's preparedness to adopt International Financial Reporting Standards.

Keywords: International Accounting; Standards; Financial Reporting; Crime and Corruption; Japan;


Hawkins, David F., Suraj Srinivasan, and Akiko Kanno. "Kanebo Ltd. (C)." Harvard Business School Supplement 111-068, January 2011. (Revised August 2011.)