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Old 05-27-2007, 10:47 PM   #7
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Default Re: Economy robust, middle class income dropping?

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Originally Posted by Atlanta Dan View Post
Of course under the heads I win, tails you lose model of executive compensation in modern American capitalism, top execs make out whether or not the stock price tanks (stock option backdating) and win Powerball even if they steer the ship onto the rocks (Bob Nardelli at Home Depot). Hard to see how the capitalistic creed of rewarding success and punishing failure supports those outcomes.

Most of the President, CEO, CFO income is OUTCOMES / performance based.
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