All of these efforts have their foundation in agency theory's prediction that independent boards more vigilantly monitor top
managers and provide a better check against self-interested managerial behaviors (Fama and Jensen, 1983).
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Agency theory is the most popular framework for examining how boards attempt to monitor top
managers (Shleifer and Vishny, 1997).
Equipment positioning--When sitting at your computer, place the entire viewing area of the monitor between 15 and 50 degrees below horizontal eye level, with the monitor top
tilted slightly up and away.
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cameras that will react to movement and gestures to make controlling the PC easier.
Many critics of boards believe these additional ties to the company potentially impair a grey director's ability to objectively monitor top
Directors already have the authority -- which in my view they should exercise more rigorously -- to monitor top
management compensation systems and to oversee compensation plans to ensure that CEOs are not disproportionately rewarded for performance that is only very indirectly based upon management contribution.
Affect control theory suggests that the more closely board members monitor top
management team decisions, the less affective conflict those teams will experience because monitoring is in keeping with the team members' perception of the board's role and identity.
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