Making the case for business reform
Five key questions on high pay, corporate governance and responsible business
The latest report from the High Pay Centre Making the case for better business, sets out the five key questions the new High Pay Centre will seek to answer in the coming weeks months and years.
These questions are:
1 Is it enough to tackle rewards for failure?
2 Can shareholders solve these problems?
3 How much do other stakeholders matter?
4 Is dealing with executive pay enough?
5 What are the real effects of excessive pay at the top?
Since 1 January 2019 the average FTSE 100 CEO has earned:
Income inequality in the UK
Wealth inequality in the UK
- The UK tops the millionaire bankers league – but our overall prosperity is distinctly mid-table
The UK has more millionaire bankers than the rest of Europe put together, according to figures from the European Banking Authority. Blog by HPC Director Luke Hildyard for Open Democracy)
- New HPC Director - Baroness Lister of Burtersett joins board
HPC is delighted to announce that Baroness Lister of Burtersett, Emeritus Professor of Social Policy at Loughborough University, has joined our Board of Directors
- Don’t praise the super-rich just for paying their taxes
The new Sunday Times 'tax rich list' is a welcome initiative, but praise for people for merely paying their taxes should be measured - blog by HPC Head of Policy and Research Ashley Walsh for Left Foot Forward