Steven Mintz

Dr. Steven Mintz is a professor emeritus from Cal Poly San Luis Obispo. He has published a textbook on accounting ethics, “Ethical Obligations and Decision Making in Accounting: Text and Cases,” and is the recipient of the Accounting Exemplar Award given out by the Public Interest Section of the American Accounting Association.

Steven blogs under the pseudonym Ethics Sage. His Workplace Ethics Advice blog was named as one of the 30 Exceptional CSR Blogs. He has also published a book, “Beyond Happiness and Meaning: Transforming Your Life Through Ethical Behavior.” His website is: You can follow him on social media at:

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AI systems based on machine learning can be used to audit financial data efficiently and look for financial fraud, but ethical risks exist if the data is biased. Dr. Steven Mintz explores the principles governing the ethical use of AI. Ethics are important, whether in our personal or professional lives. Most people believe that ethical behavior encompasses standards such as honesty, fairness,...

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