Essays about: "executive compensation"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 48 essays containing the words executive compensation.

  1. 1. Executive pay, female representation in top management and firm performance. A study of S&P 500 companies.

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Lucia Lamberti; Lilin Ma; [2021]
    Keywords : executive compensation; gender; firm performance; female executives; incentive pay;

    Abstract : This master thesis investigates the influence of both executive pay and female representation in top management on firm performance. As recent trends in both pay-performance sensitivities and women in executive positions suggest a positive relationship of firm performance with both executive pay and female representation in top management, a nine-year panel data regression is run on the S&P 500 companies to study the potential effects of both CEOs' pay and the presence of female CEOs on corporate performance in the time frame 2010-2018. READ MORE

  2. 2. The determinants of CEO compensation in Nigeria : a quantitative study

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för ekonomistyrning och logistik (ELO)

    Author : Olusegun Damilola Akinwunmi; [2020]
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    Abstract : The increase in executive compensation in the last few decades has attracted interest in CEO compensation and other top management pay. This has caused the determinants of CEO compensation to remain at the center of debate and discussion among the academic literatures in recent time. READ MORE

  3. 3. The market reaction to goodwill impairment announcements - Do investors value information content, tone and opportunistic managerial behavior?

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Josephin Atie; August Elmberg; [2019-08-08]
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    Abstract : MSc in Accounting and Financial Management.... READ MORE

  4. 4. Sustainability and senior executive compensation : A study of the relationship between sustainability and senior executive compensation in the Nordics

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi; Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Martin Westling; Michael Mazhari; [2019]
    Keywords : ESG; sustainability; senior executive compensation;

    Abstract : The focus on sustainability has become more noticeable during recent years. This is especially evident in the Nordics, were Sweden, Norway, Denmark and Finland tops the sustainability rankings. Moreover, several studies have been conducted surrounding the topic of the sustainability measuring ESG-scores and their relation to financial performance. READ MORE

  5. 5. National Culture and Gender: Effects on Compensation Gap and Company Performance

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Giovania Kartika; Stefanie Kappel; [2019]
    Keywords : Executive Compensation Gap; Culture; Gender; Tournament Theory; Behavioural Theory; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The purpose of this paper is to study the effect of gender and national culture on the compensation gap between CEOs and other members of top management and the company performance. The theoretical framework consists of previous research on gender differences, national culture and the effects of compensation gaps on company performance. READ MORE