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Say on Pay

Authors: Lorsch, Jay W.; Chernak, Alexis; Narayanan, V.G.
Product Type: Cases
Source: Harvard Business School
Publication Year: 2007

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Highlights a few examples where shareholders have successfully garnered a majority in support of an advisory vote measure on company proxy ballots, and describes discussion within Congress on the matter.

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Who Runs an ESOP Company?

Author: Mathews, Anthony
Product Type: Multimedia
Source: The Beyster Institute
Publication Year: 2007

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This presentation discusses the governance structure of employee-owned companies, including trustees, fiduciaries, administrators and plan participants...

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There's a New Sheriff in Town: Institutional Shareholder Services

Authors: Larcker, David F.; Tayan, Brian
Product Type: Cases
Source: Stanford University
Publication Year: 2007

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Students asked to evaluate the appropriateness and effectiveness of corporate governance policies, as advocated by ISS. Several examples of closely contested proposals are explained in the case to give context to these evaluations.

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The Art and Science of Measuring CEO Performance

Author: Knowledge@Wharton
Product Type: Magazine / Newspaper Articles
Source: Knowledge @ Wharton
Publication Year: 2007

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The long-term performance of a company's stock may be the ultimate test of a CEO's talents. But that's not the only measurement used by boards of directors to gauge how well the boss is doing...

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Ethical Choices in the Design and Administration of Executive Compensation Programs

Author: Heisler, William J.
Product Type: Journal Articles
Source: Business Horizons, Indiana University Press
Publication Year: 2007

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Several dimensions of the executive compensation decision process offer significant opportunities for ethical choices. This article identifies the major components of executive compensation and highlights decision points in the design and administration of each component where ethical issues may arise.

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“Say on Pay” Gets Its Day

Executive compensation is still the talk of the boardroom as legislation goes to the Senate.

Author: Hyatt, James
Product Type: Magazine / Newspaper Articles
Source: Corporate Responsibility Officer
Publication Year: 2007

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"Say-on Pay" legislation, which passed the House in April by a 2-1 margin, faces a less certain fate in the Senate. The "Shareholder Vote on Executive Compensation Act" would require companies to allow a nonbinding vote on compensation disclosed in proxy statements, starting in 2009...

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Leading the Executive Options Playing Field

Author: Desai, Mihir
Product Type: Magazine / Newspaper Articles
Source: Harvard Working Knowledge
Publication Year: 2007

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Harvard Business School professor Mihir A. Desai argues that investors and regulators are served poorly by the U.S. corporate financial reporting system, which allows companies to declare different profit figures to the IRS than they report to shareholders...

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Call for End to Quarterly Guidance

Author: Guerrera, Francesco
Product Type: Magazine / Newspaper Articles
Source: Financial Times
Publication Year: 2007

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Recent publication of the new set of corporate principles -– masterminded by the Aspen Institute, an influential not-for-profit group -– underlines corporate America's fear that the focus on quarterly results is hampering US companies' long-term prospects and the country's economic competitiveness...

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Shareholders Push Social and Environmental Issues to the Forefront

Author: Odell, Anne Moore
Product Type: Magazine / Newspaper Articles
Source: SocialFunds.com
Publication Year: 2007

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With weeks still left in the US proxy season, the 2007 season is on track to set new record highs for the number of social and environmental resolutions in front of shareholders. As of the end of May, there were 359 social and environmental resolutions proposed, reports the Social Investment Forum (SIF), the national association for the social investment industry. SIF used data supplied from Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS)...

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Office of Investment and Home Depot

Authors: Khurana, Rakesh; Weber, James
Product Type: Cases
Source: Harvard Business School
Publication Year: 2007

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The AFL-CIO Office of Investigation advocates for improved corporate governance at public companies, focusing on the problems of excessive chief executive compensation, improperly backdated stock options, insufficiently independent corporate board members, poor responsiveness to shareholders concerns, and a lack of transparency in the activities and decisions of boards. To advance its cause, the Office targeted Home Depot. This case illustrates how activist investors are affecting corporate boards by questioning the quality and practices of their governance practices.

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