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Week of February 11, 2019
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Mark Emanuel and Barry Sullivan discuss short-termism in “Share buybacks: help or hinder?”
Executive Compensation, Corporate Governance, and Say on Pay
A recent article discusses how poor governance can affect executive pay structures and identifies conditions under which Say on Pay could improve boards' compensation policies. The authors present two outcomes associated with management-friendly boards: inflated CEO pay levels, and benefits to... Read more
Securities Disclosure as Soundbite: The Case of CEO Pay Ratios
A recent article discusses the history, design, and impact of the CEO pay ratio disclosure rule. The authors suggest that the publicly-salient pay ratio disclosure is not advantageously interpretable as it does not meet the same level of accuracy, comprehensibility, and completeness as other... Read more

Compensation Trends + Developments

Executive Compensation, Corporate Governance, and Say on Pay
Defining "EVA"
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Regulation, Legislation + Governance

Securities Disclosure as Soundbite: The Case of CEO Pay Ratios
Should Ex-CEOs Stay on as Chairs?
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Tenth Circuit Smack Down of Serial Section 16(b) Plaintiff
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Findings From NACD’s Public Governance Survey

From Critics + Commentators

Do Your Incentive Plans Motivate Choking?
U.K.: Make Executive Pay Sensitive to Losses
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