Post Profile

Another View: Corporate Board Diversity Gets Push From Business Leaders

The Business Roundtable has strongly endorsed a link between board diversity and board effectiveness and the creation of long-term shareholder value.
read more


Related Posts

Eaton Vance Gains On Deal To Buy Calvert’s Business Assets

Business & Finance / Investing : Focus on Funds

Eaton Vance (EV) is higher Friday, after agreeing to buy the business assets of Calvert Investment Management. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Calvert’s board has already endorsed the deal, which would see the new entity opera...

The Long View: Why “Maximizing Shareholder Value” Is On Its Way Out

Business & Finance : The Curious Capitalist

In 1986, Peter Drucker warned of a severe threat to our “long-term economic future.” “Corporate managements,” he wrote, “are being pushed into subordinating everything (even such long-range considerations as a company’s market stand...

How the cult of shareholder value wrecked American business

Business & Finance : Ezra Klein

In the recent history of management ideas, few have had a more profound — or pernicious — effect than the one that says corporations should be run in a manner that “maximizes shareholder value.” Indeed, you could argue that much … C...

Building Boards Qualified to Grow Shareholder Value

Business & Finance : Huffington Post: Business Blog

Corporate boards can only fulfill their duty of maximizing shareholder value by embracing business strategies that improve social, environmental, and economic conditions. By finding innovative solutions to global problems, companies...

Deborah Nixon: Four Steps to a More Diverse Corporate Board

Business & Finance : Huffington Post: Business Blog

Only 150 out of 1000 Canadian companies had any diversity on boards. What is the business case for diversity on boards? There is no clear evidence that diverse boards create greater shareholder value. There is, however, evidence tha...


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC