Are Chief Executives Overpaid?, Paperback / softback Book

Are Chief Executives Overpaid? Paperback / softback

Part of the The Future of Capitalism series

Description

Wages for the majority have been stagnant for decades, but a lucky few have enjoyed a pay bonanza.

Top company bosses take home in several days as much as most people earn in a whole year.

In this hard-hitting book, Deborah Hargreaves explains why pay for the top 0.1% has sky-rocketed in the past 20 years.

She gives a devastating account of how it has created a vicious circle that destabilizes our economy and undermines social cohesion, demolishing the twisted logic of the chief executives who say: 'I'm worth it', when that means raking in 70m a year.

A rigorous expos of the dysfunctional nature of our 'winner-takes-all' economy, this book debunks the myths behind top pay and examines a range of pragmatic solutions.

Information

  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 140 pages
  • Publisher: Polity Press
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Political economy
  • ISBN: 9781509527809

Other Formats

£9.99

£9.75

 
Free Home Delivery

on all orders

 
Pick up orders

from local bookshops

Also by Deborah Hargreaves