Thursday, August 6, 2015
CEO Pay and the New SEC Regulations on Disclosure
One irony about CEO pay is that for the very successful CEOs many end up giving away a good chunk of their wealth to charitable causes, after they have stepped down. Bill Gates is a well known example. Given that, one wonder why they don't reduce their own pay while working and pay their own employees more. It's one of those things economists like to puzzle about.