Hitting the balance sheet is really the only tool a government has to enforce violations of law or regulations by corporations... However much it might be deserved, there's no corporate death penalty.
Do fines make a difference in changing behavior, or do they just get written off eventually as another cost of doing business as usual?
|Does The Money Really Matter?|
Audio Embed: CBS Radio's Osgood File 4/6/11.
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CBS / Late Night with David Letterman, 4/5/11