Academic Roundup – April 2007

Manifest-I presents a summary of recently released academic papers on international corporate governance and corporate social responsibility issues.

Superstar CEOs

Ulrike Malmendier, University of California – Berkeley; and Geoffrey Tate, UCLA.

The firms of US chief executives who win high-profile awards from the business press or other organisations suffer declining performance, while the chief executives in question extract greater compensation, this paper has found.… Read the rest