ERIC Number: EJ402631
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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Academics on Corporate Boards: Beneficial for Universities or Conflict of Interest?
Mooney, Carolyn J.
Chronicle of Higher Education, v36 n17 pA1,16,18 Jan 10 1990
Some academics feel serving on corporate boards offers a chance to observe the inner workings of the corporate world, make contacts, learn industry needs, and help their institutions become better known. Critics feel faculty membership can compromise institutions' independence, risk conflicts of interest, and take too much time. (MSE)
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