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Week of May 13, 2019
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Mark Emanuel and Barry Sullivan discuss short-termism in “Share buybacks: help or hinder?”
Median Employee Pay Is Up, Pay Ratios Show
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A recent study of 2019 pay ratio filings claims to find that median employee pay increased by nearly 5% compared to last year, market-wide. The study finds that median employee pay increased by 7% at companies that used the same median employee in the prior year, whereas median employee pay... Read more
ISS Discusses CEO Ownership, Corporate Governance, and Company Performance
A recent study claims to find correlation between high CEO voting power and negative governance indicators. Indicators such as dual class shares and lower levels of board independence, diversity, and refreshment are more common at companies with CEOs who have over 10% of total voting power,... Read more

Compensation Trends + Developments

Median Employee Pay Is Up, Pay Ratios Show
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Time Will Tell: A Theory of Deferred Compensation
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Regulation, Legislation + Governance

Proxy Season Gets Real. What to Watch for This Year
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