Public Shunning

Weinberg, Neil
October 2006
Forbes Asia;10/30/2006, Vol. 2 Issue 18, p32
The article ponders on a U.S. corporate trend in 2006 wherein CEOs are avoiding membership to public boards. Waste of time is one reason why CEOs are not interested in serving on a public board. There are also CEOs who think that it is easier to build a successful business when it is private. Other corporate trends include the privatization of blue-chip companies and the penetration by foreign companies of public markets.


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