Board of Directors

Working Paper

The Role of Boards of Directors in Corporate Governance: A Conceptual Framework & Survey

This paper is a survey of the literature on boards of directors, with an emphasis on research done subsequent to the Hermalin and Weisbach (2003) survey. The two questions most asked about boards are what determines their makeup and what...Read more

Renee Adams
Benjamin Hermalin
Michael Weisbach
01 November 2008