WSJ The Experts: What’s the Matter With CEO Pay?

WSJ The Experts: What’s the Matter With CEO Pay?

July 30 2013

Executive compensation remains a hot-button topic, and the eye-popping numbers can make it seem like the situation is broken. But is it? The vast majority of companies pass their “Say on Pay” votes with ease, and experts say some of the moves to link executive pay to performance are working. CFO Journal’s Maxwell Murphy moderated a Spreecast panel for The Experts on Monday to find out what does and doesn’t need fixing.

Video guests include:

  • Steven Hall, a founder of executive-compensation consulting firm Steven Hall & Partners.
  • James Barrall, a partner with law firm Latham & Watkins LLP who specializes in executive compensation and corporate governance.
  • Alex Edmans, a visiting professor at London Business School on leave from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.