Proceedings of the International Conference on Business, Economic, Social Science and Humanities (ICOBEST 2018)

The Integrity of Public Accountant has Implications for Detecting Fraud in Conducting an Audit

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Ely Suhayati
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Ely Suhayati
Available Online November 2018.
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/icobest-18.2018.2How to use a DOI?
Keywords
integrity, public accountant, public accounting firm, detecting fraud, audit
Abstract
This study has a purpose to find out how much the integrity of a public accountant has implications for detecting fraud in conducting an audit. It used Structural Equation Modeling as the research method with 30 Public Accountants from 10 Public Accounting Firms in Bandung City as the respondents. The integrity of public accountants has implications for detecting fraud in conducting an audit is 55.6%. Integrity is absolutely required by a public accountant in conducting an audit, because the honest and firm public accountant can detect fraud in conducting an audit, besides that the public accountant will not want to be compromised to do fraudulently. Integrity is not only absolutely needed by a public accountant in the public accounting firm, but for all accountants in various fields, especially in the government scope.
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