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Week of September 2, 2019
New Video
Mark Emanuel and Barry Sullivan discuss short-termism in “Share buybacks: help or hinder?”
CEO Incentives Shown to Yield Positive Societal Benefits
A recent multinational study claims to find a positive relationship between the prevalence of CEO equity incentive compensation and GDP growth. According to the authors, providing CEOs with equity incentives may result in future positive societal benefits, as they motivate CEOs to make... Read more
Developments in Governance and Disclosure: Summer 2019
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A recent report overviews corporate governance updates, including the Business Roundtable's "Statement on the Purpose of a Corporation" among other topics. According to the authors, the practice of incorporating ESG metrics into executive pay plans challenges the "shareholders first" doctrine by... Read more

Compensation Trends + Developments

Why CEOs Surround M&A Announcements with Unrelated Good News
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Companies Round Up HR Execs for Board Seats
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Regulation, Legislation + Governance

Developments in Governance and Disclosure: Summer 2019
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83(b) Elections: Pros & Cons
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2019 Canada Proxy Season Review