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Media Coverage for Lynn Stout Distinguished Professor of Corporate & Business Law

Stout on Trump’s Federal Income Taxes
Marketplace, October 5, 2017

Stout: Corporate Law Imposes No Enforceable Legal Duty to Maximize Profits or Share Prices
Time Tribune, October 24, 2016

Stout on the problems with “Pay for Performance”
Business Insider, October 13, 2016

Stout: Lack of a “Paper Trail” Often Gives Executives “Plausible Deniability”
New York Times, October 7, 2016

Stout on Donald Trump Minimizing His Tax Payments
Time, October 3, 2016

Stout Comments on Judge’s Law Clerk Being Hired, While A.I.G Case is Being Heard
New York Times, September 28, 2016

Stout study on financial incentives and the influence of behavior cited
Wealth-Manager, August 22, 2016

Stout on Corporate Executives using Company Funds for Personal Purposes
CNN, August 9, 2016

Stout: How Economics Killed Your Conscience
Evonomics, June 7, 2016

Stout Cited for Comments Made on Executive Pay
Dallas Morning News, April 27, 2016

Prof. Stout on financial settlement between Goldman Sachs and federal government. (Watch)
PBS Newshour, April 12, 2016

Stout on Israeli Law Limiting Bank and Insurance Executive Pay (Audio)
BBC, March 30, 2016

Economist Magazine’s 2016 Innovation Forum Featuring Lynn Stout
Economist, March 24, 2016

Stout on What it Would Take to Make the Economy More Fair
The Atlantic, January 15, 2016

Stout on Executive Pay and Metrics Used for Performance
Reuters, December 11, 2015

Stout on 'Talent Tax' Companies Could Pay for Environmental Practices
Inside Climate News, December 3, 2015

Stout Comments on the Belief Shareholders own the Corporation
Finanical Times, November 11, 2015

Stout on Drug Companies Aggressively Selling Prescription Medications (Audio)
Marketplace, October 30, 2015

Stout on the Reinvestment of Profits by Public Companies
Inside Climate News, September 2, 2015

Stout Discusses the Right of Shareholders to Communicate with Directors on Policy Matters
Wall Street Journal, July 1, 2015

Stout Comments on How Cornell Law is Preparing Students for the Business World
New York Times, July 1, 2015

Stout Comments on New Rules for Linking Executive Pay with Firm Performance (Audio)
NPR, June 30, 2015

Stout Cited in Wall Street’s Must-Read Books of the Summer
Bloomberg, June 30, 2015

Stout Comments on Unethical Behavior within the Financial Industry (Audio)
NPR, June 30, 2015

Webinar: The Shareholder Value Myth: How Putting Shareholders First Harms Investors, Corporations, and the Public
SA.AM Webinar, June 30, 2015

Stout on Drug Companies Aggressively Selling Prescription Medications (Audio)
Marketplace, 2015

Stout Cited in Wall Street's Must-Read Books of the Summer
Bloomberg Business, June 12, 2015

Stout Comments on Unethical Behavior within the Financial Industry (Audio)
NPR, May 19, 2015

Stout Comments on New Rules for Linking Executive Pay with Firm Performance (Audio)
NPR, April 30, 2015

Stout Comments on Shareholder Activism
National Catholic Reporter, Mar 18, 2015

Stout Comments on How Cornell Law is Preparing Students for the Business World
New York Times, Feb 13, 2015

Stout on Standard & Poor's Settlement with the U.S. Justice Department (Video)
PBS Newshour, Feb 04, 2015

Stout on the Diminishing Number of Publicly Listed Companies
Management Today, Oct 20, 2014

Stout Cited in Recent Article on CEO Compensation
Democracy, Sep 22, 2014

Stout: To Increase Investment, Change the Definition of "Shareholder Value"
New York Times, Sep 15, 2014

Stout: Settlements Hit Banks Where It Hurts
New York Times, Sep 08, 2014

Stout: Bank of America Settlement is a Big Deal and Overdue (Video)
PBS Newshour, Aug 22, 2014

Stout Cited in Opinion Article about Shareholder Value
Washington Post, Aug 14, 2014

Stout on Shareholder Value in Business
Boston Globe, Aug 04, 2014

Stout Cited in Recent U.S. Supreme Court Ruling
Cornell Chronicle, Jun 27, 2014

Stout on Executive Compensation
New York Times, Jul 16, 2014

Stouts Comments on the Growing Popularity of "Benefit Corporations"
MarketPlace, May 19, 2014

Stout Reviews Some of the Issues with Recent Changes Made to Executive Pay
New York Times, Apr 17, 2014

Stout Discusses the "Robin Hood' Tax
The New York Times, Apr 08, 2014

Professor Lynn Stout's Book Referenced in Washington Post's Steven Pearlstein Discussion about Share Holder Value with Charlie Rose
Brookings, Feb 27, 2014

Stout's Survey Noted in Washington Post Column on Shareholder Value
Washington Post, Feb 12, 2014

Should U.S. Copy Swiss Proposal for a 'Maximum Wage' Ratio? Stout Comments
CNN Money, Nov 21, 2013

Not All Shareholders Are Alike, Stout Points Out
The Warsaw Business Journal, Nov 19, 2013

Will JPMorgan's record settlement set incentive for better bank behavior? Lynn Stout Interviewed
PBS Newshour, Nov 19, 2013

The US Doesn't Tax Financial Transactions. Here's Why That Might Change Soon. Lynn Stout Comments
MintPress News, Nov 06, 2013

Lynn Stout's Position on "Rational Markets" Referenced in Opinion Piece on the Latest Nobel Laureates in Economics
MarketWatch, Oct 16, 2013

In It for the Long Term
Drucker on the Dial, Oct 13, 2013

Maximizing Shareholder Value is on its Way Out: Stout Comments
Time, Sep 25, 2013

Creating a Class of 'Do Good' Companies: Stout Comments
Washington Post, Sep 23, 2013

Washington Post Joins Lynn Stout and Others Who Question Shareholder Value
Forbes, Sep 17, 2013

Stout on Businesses Maximizing Shareholder Value
Washington Post, Sep 06, 2013

Stout Looks at the History of the Shareholder-Centric Corporation
Washington Post, Aug 27, 2013

Lynn Stout Discusses the "Shareholder Value Myth"
CBC News, Aug 22, 2013

Stout Comments on the B Corps Movement
The Guardian, Aug 15, 2013

Lynn Stout: The Shareholder Value Myth
BlogTalkRadio, Aug 09, 2013

Stout Comments on Why Yellen Should Run the Fed
Mother Jones, Aug 05, 2013

Stout Awarded "Governance Book of the Year"
Directors & Boards, Aug 01, 2013

Stout on the Shareholder Primacy Model in MBA Education
Financial Times, Jul 08, 2013

Are Shareholders Hurting American Business? Stout Comments
The Atlantic, Jun 24, 2013

Stout on How the "Shareholder Myth" Impacts Big Pharma, Jun 19, 2013

Stout on the Problem with Focusing on Shareholder Value
Marketplace, Jun 11, 2013

Stout: Corporate Governance Can't Fix Financial Sector
New York Times, May 30, 2013

Stout on Pay for Performance
Los Angeles Times, Apr 12, 2013

Stout Comments on Companies and Their Shareholders
Christian Science Monitor, Mar 18, 2013

David Johnston Cites Lynn Stout's Shareholder Value Myth
Columbia Journalism Review, Mar 15, 2013

Stout on Why Shareholder Value is Misunderstood
CBS, Feb 19, 2013

Stout Speaks on Shareholder Myth
Reuters, Dec 18, 2012

Stout's New Book on Shareholder Value Discussed in CFO
CFO, Dec 04, 2012

Stout to Speak at Clinton School of Public Service
Arkansas Online, Nov 30, 2012

Stout Discusses the Focus on Shareholder Value
Yale Insights, Nov 14, 2012

What's Wrong with Maximizing Shareholder Value?
The Guardian, Nov 8, 2012

Stout Comments on Principal-Agent Model of Corporate Governance
Harvard Business Review, Oct 18, 2012

Stout Makes Recommendations to Clinton Global Initiative
Huffington Post, Oct 04, 2012

Stout Participates in Clinton Global Initiative
TIME, Sep 26, 2012

Stout Challenges the Shareholder Value "Ideology"
US News & World Report, Sep 06, 2012

Stout on Concept of Maximizing Shareholder Value
Los Angeles Times, Sep 04, 2012

Stout Weighs in on European Tax on Financial Transactions
MSN Money, Jun 27, 2012

Stout On The Problem of Corporate Purpose
Brookings, Jun 25, 2012

Rajat Gupta's Last Card: Stout Comments
Forbes India, Jun 11, 2012

Lynn Stout on When Bankers Become Bettors
Los Angeles Times, May 23, 2012

Lynn Stout on Outlook for Yahoo
Bloomberg News, May 15, 2012

Lynn Stout Discusses JP Morgan Loss
NPR, May 14, 2012

Lynn Stout Speaks on How Wall Street Has Changed Since the Financial Crisis
PBS NewsHour, Apr 26, 2012

Lynn Stout Comments on Swap Dealers and Regulation
Bloomberg Businessweek, Apr 19, 2012

Lynn Stout Writes About The Social Investor
The Atlantic, Apr 05, 2012

Lynn Stout Weighs in on SEC Settlement with Citigroup
Reuters, Mar 16, 2012

Can Apple Investors Sue for a Dividend? Lynn Stout Weighs In, Feb 20, 2012