Shareholder Influence on Board of Directors and CEO Remuneration: A Literature Review
33 Pages Posted: 8 Jul 2012 Last revised: 11 Jul 2014
Date Written: July 8, 2012
Purpose – This paper develops a discussion for the shareholder influence on board of directors and CEO remuneration of public listed corporation.
Design/methodology/approach – This study entails Australia, The United States of America and The United Kingdom.
Findings – The findings show that there is a proportionate mix of direct correlation between the influence of shareholders and the remuneration of executive directors and the CEO of public listed corporations.
Originality/value – The paper will be of vital importance to other academics looking at this question, and to both public and private sector entities.
Keywords: Shareholder Influence Executive Remuneration Compensation CEO Financial Performance Corporate Governance
JEL Classification: D21, D22, D31, D79, G35, L25, M41
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