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Faculty in the Media

Sunday, May 13, 2012
Article describes research paper by Charles Elson, director, Weinberg Center for Corporate Governance, and UD finance student Craig Ferrere highlighting the faulty reasons offered by corporations for escalating executive pay.
Thursday, May 10, 2012
T3D Nanotech, LLC, a high technology startup company spun off from patent pending nanotech research at the University of Delaware, was recently awarded $1,000 in UD's Hen Hatch competition. But that award was preceded by another honor: selection to participate in the 2012 Rice Business Plan Competition (RBPC).
Monday, May 7, 2012
Charles Elson, director, Weinberg Center for Corporate Governance, talked about the trend of ever-increasing CEO paychecks.
Friday, May 4, 2012
Charles Elson, director, Weinberg Center for Corporate Governance, commented on the mistrust surrounding false resume claims.
Friday, May 4, 2012
Charles Elson, director, Weinberg Center for Corporate Governance, discussed "golden parachute" packages for outgoing executives.
Thursday, May 3, 2012
Charles Elson, director, Weinberg Center for Corporate Governance, talked about a lawsuit that calls for Wal-Mart to reform its corporate governance procedures.
Tuesday, May 1, 2012
Charles Elson, director, Weinberg Center for Corporate Governance, commented on the practice of barring the press from stockholders' meetings.
Tuesday, May 1, 2012
Charles Elson, director, Weinberg Center for Corporate Governance, discussed the news giant's board's responsibility to review a report detailing accusations against CEO Rupert Murdoch. Elson also appeared on NPR's Marketplace about the topic.
Tuesday, May 1, 2012
Charles Elson, director, Weinberg Center for Corporate Governance, discussed the energy company's decision to split its CEO and board chairman positions.
Tuesday, May 1, 2012
The monthly newsletter of Medical Tourism Magazine mentioned the Hotels Bridging Healthcare (H2H) conference on Hotel, Wellness and Medical Tourism Entrepreneurship. Co-chaired by HRIM professors Frederick DeMicco and Ali Poorani, the H2H conference will run at the Grand Resort Bad Ragaz in Switzerland from June 16-19, 2012. The conference is co-sponsored by Hospitality Associates for Research & Training (HART), UD's Lerner College and College of Health Sciences and UD's Hotel Restaurant and Institutional Management department.

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