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A Spring of discontent.

survey says!

A Spring of Discontent

More shareholder resolutions will be filed this spring than ever before.
That's the message from the Investor Responsibility Research Center, the
Interfaith Center on Corporate Responsibility and affiliated groups.
Here are their numbers:

The biggest sectors in 2003

Corporate Governance
(total of 625 thus far)

CEO compensation                          101
Separation of Chairman and CEO positions   27

Social/Environmental (total of 237)

Environment, particularly global warming   58
Global labor standards                     27
Sexual orientation anti-bias policies      19
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Title Annotation:shareholder resolutions will be filed this spring
Publication:Chief Executive (U.S.)
Article Type:Brief Article
Geographic Code:1USA
Date:Apr 1, 2003
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