TITLE

Market Test

AUTHOR(S)
MacDonald, Elizabeth
PUB. DATE
May 2007
SOURCE
Forbes Asia;5/21/2007, Vol. 3 Issue 9, p63
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article compares the wages received by chief executive officers at public and private companies in the U.S. The public companies paid off average more than twice as much to their chief executives, with average total compensation of $7.2 million, versus $3.3 million at similarly situated private concerns.
ACCESSION #
25257205

 

Related Articles

  • Executive Compensation: Salad Days May Be Over. Bates, Steve // HR Magazine;Jan2002, Vol. 47 Issue 1, p12 

    Predicts the decline in executive compensation in the United States (U.S.) in 2002. Purpose of some executives in taking voluntary pay cuts; Average compensation of chief executive officers at U.S. companies in 2001.

  • Executive Compensation and Corporate Governance in the U.S.: Perceptions, Facts, and Challenges. Kaplan, Steven N. // NBER Reporter;2012, Issue 3, p1 

    Information on the Martin Feldstein Lecture held on July 10, 2012 given by Steven N. Kaplan, a research associate, is presented. Several issues that were discussed in the lecture include executive compensation, corporate governance in the U.S. and salary of chief executive officers (CEOs) of...

  • AFL-CIO CALLS OUT FIRMS FOR CEO GREED.  // Workforce Management;May2005, Vol. 84 Issue 5, p26 

    Presents information on companies named by the American Federation of Labor-Congress of Industrial Organization (AFL-CIO) in 2005, who promote CEO with excessive compensation packages. Reason of the organization for naming the companies; Information on shareholder proposals introduced by...

  • THE MIGHTY FALL. Naughton, Keith; Stone, Brad; Perano, Kevin // Newsweek (Atlantic Edition);8/5/2002 (Atlantic Edition), Vol. 140 Issue 5, p40 

    Examines the changing opinion towards chief executive officers (CEO), amid corporate scandal in the U.S. Details on the arrests of CEOs, which has eroded public trust in them and tarnished their reputations; Pressures CEOs face to accurately report company earnings, since a law has been passed...

  • THE MIGHTY FALL. Naughton, Keith; Stone, Brad; Perano, Kevin // Newsweek (Pacific Edition);8/5/2002 (Pacific Edition), Vol. 140 Issue 5, p38 

    Examines the changing opinion towards chief executive officers (CEO), amid corporate scandal in the U.S. Details on the arrests of CEOs, which has eroded public trust in them and tarnished their reputations; Pressures CEOs face to accurately report company earnings, since a law has been passed...

  • Recession Takes a Bite Out of CEO Pay. Stanley, Morgan // NACD Directorship;Jun/Jul2009, Vol. 35 Issue 3, p7 

    The article reports on the 8.5 percent decline in cash salaries and bonuses for chief executive officers of 20 big U.S. companies in 2008 with a median of $2.24 million due to the impact of the recession, according to "The Wall Street Journal/Hay Group 2008 Compensation Study." Figures show a...

  • Welfare for Capitalists. Samuelson, Robert J. // Newsweek (Atlantic Edition);5/5/2003 (Atlantic Edition), Vol. 141 Issue 18, p13 

    Presents the opinions of the author about chief executive officers' (CEO) insensitivity to the appearance of entitlement in their excessive pay packages. Belief that the scandal of CEO pay is that few CEOs have publicly raised their voices in criticism and rebuke of stratospheric pay levels;...

  • Welfare for Capitalists. Samuelson, Robert J. // Newsweek;5/5/2003, Vol. 141 Issue 18, p54 

    Presents the opinions of the author about chief executive officers' (CEO) insenstivity to the appearance of entitlement in their excessive pay packages. Belief that the scandal of CEO pay is that few CEOs have publicly raised their voices in criticism and rebuke of stratospheric pay levels;...

  • There still are benefits to being a CEO. Suttell, Scott // Crain's Cleveland Business;4/13/2009, Vol. 30 Issue 15, p10 

    The article presents the author's views on the effect of recession on the salaries and expenses of chief executive officers (CEOs) of the companies in the U.S. The author says "The Wall Street Journal," in an April 3, 2009 story "For Some CEOs, the Perks Keep Flowing," noted that despite...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics