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Corporate Governance, News and Updates on Corporate Governance
Before the late-2001 financial implosion at Enron " Fortune's 7th largest of the famed 500 " resulted literally in the disappearance of that Houston-based corporation, and before the largest corporate bankruptcy filing in history " WorldCom in 2002 " few people in the United States regularly used the term "corporate governance."
News & Updates
February 15, 2019 Chipotle CEO on the company's dramatic turnaround - videoSource: CNN/YouTube
CNN's Christine Romans sits down with Chipotle's CEO to discuss the chain's turnaround, its soaring stock price, and what the future of its restaurants looks like.
February 15, 2019 JP Morgan is rolling out the first US bank-backed cryptocurrency to transform payments businessSource: CNBC
J.P. Morgan is preparing for a future in which parts of the essential underpinning of global capitalism, from cross-border payments to corporate debt issuance, move to the blockchain.
February 15, 2019 Common weed killer glyphosate increases cancer risk by 41%, study saysSource: CNN
Glyphosate, an herbicide that remains the world's most ubiquitous weed killer, raises the cancer risk of those exposed to it by 41%, a new analysis says.
Research & Insights
January 25, 2019 Poll: 56 percent of public supports 'Medicare for all'Source: The Hill
A majority of the public supports a single-payer health insurance system, often called "Medicare for all," as the idea gains steam among Democrats, according to a new poll.
January 7, 2019 United States: 2019 Proxy Season – Quick Reference GuideSource: Mondaq
This quick reference guide, which is intended to supplement Shearman & Sterling's 16th Annual Corporate Governance & Compensation Survey, identifies some of the things we think you should be thinking about as you turn to your...
January 4, 2019 10 Charts That Tell the Story of Energy in 2018Source: Forbes
From the impacts of climate change and the human costs of air pollution to the effects of fuel economy regulations, some of the most crucial topics in energy this year can best be illustrated through data presented in...
Commentary & Opinion
February 13, 2019 Why Tech Companies Hire So Many EconomistsSource: Harvard Business Review
Over a recent coffee discussion, the COO of a multi billion-dollar tech company told us he was interested in building an internal team of economists. He had collaborated with economists before and was excited about the results....
February 11, 2019 Editorial: The anti-vaxx movement is a worldwide pandemicSource: Metro West Daily News
It’s not quite six weeks into 2019, and it’s already looking like it will be another banner year for measles in the United States. An outbreak in the Pacific Northwest that began in late January continues to spread, with more...
February 11, 2019 Seven Fixes for American CapitalismSource: Bloomberg
That makes this a good time to look at some of the ideas for fixing American capitalism that will be debated in the 2020 presidential campaign. Here, we identify potential remedies, name their advocates, and explain the schools...
Special Focus Book
Strategic Governance - Enabling Financial, Environmental, and Social Sustainability
A new book by Hank Boerner and Mark Sickles of the Governance & Accountability Institute. Click here for more information.
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