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Management Today: Study: even dead CEOs get paid too much

A five-year study has concluded that 42% of top bosses are in fact overpaid, by examining what happens when one suddenly dies. The somewhat morbid research by Bang Dang Nguyen of the University of Cambridge Judge Business School and Kasper Meisner Nielsen from the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology looked at the sudden deaths of 149 top US executives, of NYSE, AMEX and NASDAQ firms.

Research by Dr Bang Dang Nguyen into CEO shareholder value is featured in Management Today.

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