Internal Code: MAS5644
Global Economics Assignment:
Board members should only hold their positions for 2 x 3 year periods and then new board members should be appointed. Being on the board longer than that makes the board member complacent and subject to being co-opted by management.
1.Use Agency theory and Stewardship Theory to support your answer.
2. Article: No Women on the Board? Companies warned they could face Gender Quotas
The only way to improve board diversity is to impose quotas as has occurred in Norway.
Discuss. Use Resource Dependency theory and Stakeholder theory to support your arguments.
3. Article: Unions, Superfunds’ Human Rights push
4. Use Stakeholder theory and Stewardship theory to illustrate your answer.