CEO Educational Background and Firm Financial Performance
13 Pages Posted: 24 Nov 2015
Date Written: November 19, 2015
This paper represents the first attempt to empirically examine the relationship between Chief Executive Officer (CEO) educational background and firm financial performance. Using a relatively broad sample of 390 US firms, we find no significant evidence that the type or selectivity of the education of the CEO is related to firm financial performance.
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