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Friday, April 01, 2005
Spoil the CEO...
The Atlantic Online | May 2005 | Primary Sources: "Compared with their clean competitors, 'fraud firms' offered their CEOs eight times as much stock-based pay and set corporate performance targets 250 percent higher. Other factors associated with executive malfeasance were inflated stock prices and attention from the press (before their downfalls, fraud-firm CEOs were three times as likely to be quoted in the media as their competitors)"