The expected billion-dollar fine for BP for its part in the Deepwater Horizon oil rig disaster must help discourage wrongdoing by other corporations in the future, argues Neal Stone.

Much has been written in recent years about the impact of punitive fines on corporations. The wrongdoing of banking and insurance companies both in Europe and the United States has resulted in unprecedented fines.

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