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Formal Publication 70
Center for the Study of American Business (CSAB), Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, MO 63130
This report examines the role of boards of directors and the pressures felt in the boardroom, especially when dealing with an unsolicited takeover. It also examines the different view of what a board can and should do. Recommendations are included for enhancing the board's ability to respond to external challenges.
Corporate Boards, Outside Directors, Board Committees
Economics | Public Policy
Weidenbaum, Murray L., "Strengthening the Corporate Board: A Constructive Reponses to Hostile Takeovers", Formal Publication 70, 1985, doi:10.7936/K7H13062.
Murray Weidenbaum Publications, http://openscholarship.wustl.edu/mlw_papers/63.