David F. Larcker

David F. Larcker

Professor David F. Larcker Larcker is the director of the Corporate Governance Research Initiative at the Stanford Graduate School of Business and senior faculty of the Arthur and Toni Rembe Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University. Professor Larcker was previously the Ernst & Young professor of accounting at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and professor of accounting and information systems at the Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University.

Companies that demonstrate trust in their employees and managers can find unexpected benefits along the way.

Corporate governance systems exist to discourage self-interested behaviour.

Although shareholders would like organisational participants - employees, managers, executives and directors – to work toward a shared goal of increasing corporate...