Problems with Shareholder Primacy
Author: The Aspen Institute CVSG
Source: The Aspen Institute Center for Business Education
This reading collection contains suggested readings for the Aspen-UCLA Roundtable, Rethinking 'Shareholder Value' and the Purpose of the Firm. More specifically, the readings on this page are focused on the problems with shareholder primacy. This is by no means an exhaustive reading list, but rather a collection we hope you find interesting and provocative.
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Organizational Law as Asset Partitioning, Henry Hansmann, Reineir Kraakman
Shareholder Primacy and the Distribution of Wealth, Paddy Ireland
AOL Time Warner and the False God of Shareholder Primacy, Matthew T. Bodie
Universal ownership: exploring opportunities and challenges, James Hawley and Andrew Williams (151k)
Sacrificing Corporate Profits in the Public Interest, Einer Elhauge (400k)
The Shareholder Wealth Maximization Norm and Industrial Organization, Mark J. Roe (456k)
Bad and Not-so-bad Arguments for Shareholder Primacy, Lynn Stout (418k)