And what do medieval times have to do with it?
But institutional investors, consumers and other stakeholders could continue to hold companies accountable.
Representation of women and people from underrepresented racial and ethnic groups increased significantly after 2020's pledges, data shows.
An new analysis of Fortune 500 companies finds that progress in diversifying corporate boards has been "painfully slow."
Economist Dambisa Moyo on the evolving roles and responsibilities of corporate boards
Why Gov. Jerry Brown signed the first-of-its-kind legislation into law.
Members of a company's governing body have a “fiduciary responsibility” — and are well-compensated for it.
Jerome Powell was sworn in as the new chairman of the Federal Reserve today. But it’s his predecessor, Janet Yellen, who’s making waves in the markets. Last Friday, in one of her last actions as Fed chair, Yellen slapped an unprecedented penalty on Wells Fargo. The bank can no longer grow larger until it makes […]