Weatherhead School’s Harvey Salkin discusses Amish fraud case

Ohio man plans to plead guilty to defrauding Amish

Associated Press: An Ohio man agreed to plead guilty to defrauding fellow Amish out of almost $17 million. Harvey Salkin, professor of operations, said dishonest financial advisers sometimes take advantage of close personal relationships. “People are very susceptible to invest with their own kind,” he said. “There are bad apples in every barrel.”