As the family controlling a cable operator seeks to take the company private, how should the board handle a situation where various stakeholders are at odds?
When the leading national drugstore chain forecasts accumulating over $1 billion in excess cash, should it maintain or revamp its dividend policy? Repurchase any common stock?
Why and how should the capital-rich software company pay out a record $75 billion to investors?
What incentive scheme will ensure branches of a London-based multinational will enjoy continued success?
How should the World Bank and IMF defend their decision to forgive the debts of the poorest countries?
How should a Fortune 500 chemical company modify its performance measurement and incentive system in order to increase productivity?
How should a firm structure a tax-efficient divestiture?
Citigroup's Mandatory Convertible: As a financial services firm considers a recapitalization during a global credit crisis, what instrument would be the least costly to itself and its shareholders?
How should a manager handle a difficult - but successful - employee?