Research

“Richest 62 people as wealthy as half of world’s population, says Oxfam” – The Guardian – January 18, 2016

On January 18, 2016 The Guardian announced that Oxfam published a report documenting dramatically increasing concentration of wealth and income inequality during the past five years.  According to the report, “An Economy for the 1%,’ published in advance of the World Economic Forum in Davos, “the wealth of the poorest half of the world’s population […]

“Pecuniary Relationships of Independent Directors” – InGovern Research Services – January 5, 2016

On January 5, 2016 the Indian independent corporate governance research and advisory firm InGovern published a report entitled, “Pecuniary Relationships of Independent Directors.”  The executive summary explains:  “This study lists out cases where Companies have a pecuniary relationship with their Independent Directors, mostly through the latter’s legal/consulting firms. This pecuniary relationship extends beyond payment of […]