TITLE

THE PEOPLE WHO SET THE CEO'S PAY They're the compensation committee -- always conflicted, usually co-opted -- and this season of proxies is an apt time to look at why they so often do such a terrible job

AUTHOR(S)
Fierman, Jaclyn; Erdman, Andrew
PUB. DATE
March 1990
SOURCE
Fortune;3/12/1990, Vol. 121 Issue 6, p58
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
57868703

 

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