Marshall, Jeffrey
June 2003
Financial Executive;Jun2003, Vol. 19 Issue 4, p35
Academic Journal
An interview with U.S. Corporate Board expert Ralph Ward is presented. When Ward was asked on his opinion concerning the issue of a direct relationship between dysfunctional boards and corporate scandals, he said that there is a definite relationship between the two. He claimed that while cronyism has decreased in corporate boards, that it still exists due to the slow pace of change in the corporate governance sector.


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