Thursday, May 04, 2006
Special Report On Executive Pay From The NY Times
On the left is a photo of Microsoft's Steve Ballmer, who is such a handsome, dignified and brilliant fellow that we all agree that he deserves his obscene high pay. It's the obscene high pay of those other guys that we protest. The New York Times has published a special report on executive compensation. I've only skimmed the contents page, but I respectfully intuit that the facts have been reported with the NYT's usual cool neutrality. Charts are provided, including some nifty interactive graphics that all by themselves make a visit to this web site worth the trouble. Here is the link.
"Executive Pay: A Special Report" from the New York Times