Op-ed by Burt Abrams, economics, looks back at how the Great Recession came about, and how another might be avoided.
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Charles Elson, UD comments on Netflix decision to appoint an independent chairman
UD economics professor Eleanor Craig comments on the sale of Calder art work by the Delaware Art Museum.
Charles Elson, a finance professor at the University of Delaware who is a corporate governance expert, said that, ideally, GM should not have hired one of its regular law firms.
A member of the advisory board of UD's Weinberg Center for Corporate Governance is one of four potential candidate for the DE Supreme Court.
Fred DeMicco provides tips for saving on your honeymoon.
The mergers game is a very long dance. Once they've established something like this and put this much effort into it, they seldom just walk away," said Charles Elson, UD
Boards want to pay their own CEO more than their rivals. This will naturally create an upward bias in pay, said Charles Elson, UD in a 2012 paper.
James Butkiewicz, a professor of economics at the University of Delaware, “There are two outcomes: either there will be fewer AstraZeneca’ jobs in Delaware, or there will be none.”
Charles Elson, a corporate governance expert at the University of Delaware, said resounding shareholder defeats of company-backed plans are unusual.