TITLE

Advances in Noncash Compensation

AUTHOR(S)
Meyer, Pearl; Richey, Louis R.
PUB. DATE
September 1990
SOURCE
Directors & Boards;Fall90, Vol. 15 Issue 1, p58
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on what noncash compensation packages receive by outside directors. The packages include change-in-control protection, retirement income and directors' liability insurance, among others. The author notes that the development in compensation programs pose as a positive encouragement for the directors to continue to extend their revered leadership.
ACCESSION #
27261242

 

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