TITLE

THE MIGHTY FALL

AUTHOR(S)
Naughton, Keith; Stone, Brad; Perano, Kevin
PUB. DATE
August 2002
SOURCE
Newsweek (Pacific Edition);8/5/2002 (Pacific Edition), Vol. 140 Issue 5, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the changing opinion towards chief executive officers (CEO), amid corporate scandal in the U.S. Details on the arrests of CEOs, which has eroded public trust in them and tarnished their reputations; Pressures CEOs face to accurately report company earnings, since a law has been passed that could put them in jail if they are inaccurate; Complaints about CEO salary, which often reach seven figures, in part, because of stock options; Observation that more subordinates do not want to become CEOs. INSET: WHEN A CEO WAS KING.
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7121024

 

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