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Corporate boards and corporate governance

by Jeremy Bacon

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Published by Conference Board in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Directors of corporations,
  • Corporate governance

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by Jeremy Bacon].
    SeriesReport / The Conference Board ;, no. 1036, Conference Board report ;, no. 1036.
    ContributionsConference Board.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD2745 .B158 1993
    The Physical Object
    Pagination37 p. ;
    Number of Pages37
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1195495M
    ISBN 100823705080
    LC Control Number94187632
    OCLC/WorldCa28391184

      Corporate Governance – The Board’s Compliance / Performance Dilemma. The board of directors has to try to move the organization forward, and make plans for its future. For this reason, corporate governance mandates that the board monitor performance, and develops strategies to improve performance. At the same time, the board must review. The Conference Board uses cookies to improve our website, enhance your experience, and deliver relevant messages and offers about our products. Detailed information on the use of cookies on this site is provided in our cookie policy. For more information on how The Conference Board collects and uses personal data, please visit our privacy.

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    The ESG Center’s Governance Team works in the public interest to provide knowledge and thought leadership on global corporate governance issues for boards and c-suite leaders, investors and other leading organizations in order to promote "good governance" and constructive solutions that support long-term corporate performance and trust in the. Prior to becoming CFO in June , Dave served as Facebook’s vice president of Corporate Finance and Business Planning. From through , Dave served as Chief Financial Officer of Zynga Inc. Before Zynga, Dave was a Managing Director at Allen & Company, an investment bank focused on media and technology, which he joined in


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