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The Media and Executive Compensation: A Panel Discussion

26 Pages Posted: 15 Dec 2005  

Matthew Bishop

Economist Newspaper Ltd

Nick Lemann

Columbia University

Joann Lublin

Independent

Jerry Useem

affiliation not provided to SSRN

Date Written: December 2005

Abstract

This paper provides the edited transcript of a panel discussion on the media and executive compensation at the Columbia University symposium on Bebchuk and Fried's "Pay without Performance: The Unfulfilled Promise of Executive Compensation." Several prominent journalists discuss the problems of executive compensation raised by the book and the media's coverage of these problems.

Keywords: Executive Compensation, pay without performance, Media

JEL Classification: G30, J33, J44, K22

Suggested Citation

Bishop, Matthew and Lemann, Nick and Lublin, Joann and Useem, Jerry, The Media and Executive Compensation: A Panel Discussion (December 2005). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=869811 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.869811

Matthew Bishop (Contact Author)

Economist Newspaper Ltd ( email )

25 St. James Street
London SW1A 1HG
United Kingdom

Nick Lemann

Columbia University ( email )

3022 Broadway
New York, NY 10027
United States

Joann Lublin

Independent ( email )

No Address Available

Jerry Useem

affiliation not provided to SSRN ( email )

No Address Available

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