The Corporate Library datasets provide annual corporate governance datasets from 2001 through 2011. The proxy data captured through June 30th of each year on over 3,000 US companies contains approximately 300 unique data points.
Here is a list of the primary data categories covered:
- Corporate Board Structure and Independence
- Director Positions and Committee Assignments
- Executive Compensation
- Director Compensation
- Audit Fees
- Takeover Defenses
- Corporate Ownership
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