California’s Quota for Female Board Directors

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Many organizations struggle to diversity their corporate boards. When California became the first state to require women on corporate boards in early 2019, it sparked a fierce debate on the legality, potential flaws, and ultimate implementation of the law. In this video, we ask Shiva Rajgopal, the Kester and Byrnes Professor of Accounting and Auditing at Columbia Business School, about his take on the debate.