Shareholders and Investors

Author Lynn Stout talked about her book, The Shareholder Value Myth, in which she argues that corporations placed too much emphasis on… read more

Author Lynn Stout talked about her book, The Shareholder Value Myth, in which she argues that corporations placed too much emphasis on increasing their stock price. She said the focus on shareholder value has prevented corporations from making a full contribution to solving the problems of the world, and described a corporate world where the effort to maximize profits in the short term had degraded the long-term value of many companies. She responded to questions from the audience. close

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Program ID:
309800-1
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Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Little Rock, Arkansas, United States
First Aired:
Dec 26, 2012
Last Aired:
Jan 16, 2013

Airing Details

  • Dec 26, 2012 | 9:07pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 27, 2012 | 12:09am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 27, 2012 | 5:02am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 27, 2012 | 12:19pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 07, 2013 | 12:31am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 09, 2013 | 9:35am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 16, 2013 | 4:20pm EST | C-SPAN 3
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