Corporate Governance


Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg testifies before a House Energy and Commerce Committee hearing regarding the company’s use and protection of user data on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S. Credit: Reuters/Aaron P. Bernstein
April 24, 2019

Roger McNamee: “Facebook Is Terrible for America”

Facebook’s loudest critic says social media profits by manipulating consumers.

Stanford Closer Look Series

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Brandon Boze, Margarita Krivitski, David F. Larcker, Brian Tayan, Eva Zlotnicka
Stanford Closer Look Series. Corporate Governance Research Initiative, May
Courtney Hamilton, David F. Larcker, Stephen A. Miles, Brian Tayan
Stanford Closer Look Series. Corporate Governance Research Initiative, February
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Stanford Closer Look Series. Corporate Governance Research Initiative, January

Latest Stories in Corporate Governance

May 4, 2018

It’s Time to Value Stakeholders over Shareholders

Why corporations need metrics that quantify how decisions affect things beyond the bottom line.
May 2, 2018

Another Netflix Disruption: A Transparent Board

How the company that overhauled the entertainment industry created a new model of corporate governance.
April 12, 2018

The Decline of the IPO

With fewer companies going public, corporate transparency gets murkier.
January 26, 2018

Learning From Uber’s Mistakes

What fast-growing startups — and their boards — must understand about building culture.
October 6, 2017

Is Your CEO Irreplaceable?

A new survey highlights a tough CEO talent pool and which business leaders would be nearly impossible to replace.
September 18, 2017

Is Capitalism Killing America?

Young & Rubicam Chairman Emeritus Peter Georgescu says it’s time to end the era of shareholder primacy.
July 25, 2017

How to Stop White-Collar Crime

A federal judge says fear of prison is the best way to deter bad behavior.
April 24, 2017

How to Get More Women on Corporate Boards

New research shows that the fix is relatively simple: Add more females to the candidate pool.
January 6, 2017

Do Corporate Boards Pick the Best CEOs?

Research shows what happens to succession winners and losers.
December 12, 2016

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