Forensic Accounting is a relatively new profession that uses ideas and techniques started centuries ago. The profession has been molded and shaped by many aspects of the shifting world including the economy, society, and legislation. The evolution of Forensic Accounting is described in this paper. Many examples of cases where Forensic Accountants have been critical to the solution are included. Charts and trends of the profession are used liberally to illustrate the progress of the profession throughout history.
Dreyer, Kristen, "A History of Forensic Accounting" (2014). Honors Projects. 296.