“Society has run out of patience with economic transgressions”

Prof. Jean-François Manzoni is interviewed about cases of divergence from corporate governance standards

More than ever before, the lens on business corporations, their corporate governance standards, and incidents of divergence from such governance norms is sharper at present. Technology, manifested through platforms like the Internet and social media in particular, have played a major role in facilitating seamless and real-time flow of information. Such technological advances, coupled with growing frustration of the masses who feel cheated when a privileged few make unlawful gains worth millions of dollars, and increased government scrutiny world over have helped fix accountability and bring to book the perpetrators of such economic wrongdoing.

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