Pay Structures and Risk

October 2009
Congressional Digest;Oct2009, Vol. 88 Issue 8, p229
The article focuses on executive pay structures and the risk that many compensation schemes introduce into the financial sector. The sources of the criticism to executive pay is discussed. Additional topics include the creation of tax incentives to encourage long-term-oriented pay packages and preventative measures against asymmetric pay packages. INSET: Background.


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