Aug 22, 2013
Sections Accounting Finance Public Policy Strategy Video
Compensation regulations for bankers in the UK and EU have helped curb risk, but they've come with some unintended consequences.
Researchers find that financial reporting incentives influence accounting quality, despite the many potential benefits from international accounting harmonization under IFRS.
Government oversight and regulation is routinely disparaged in boardrooms, but critics may want to reconsider their stance.