Exploring Corporate Governance Around the World

By Allison Garrett, Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs at Oklahoma Christian University

Friday, September 23, 2005

Sony Job Cuts

The linked New York Times article discusses Sony's job cuts and other attempts to reduce costs. From a corporate governance perspective, one of the interesting things about Sony is that it was one of the first Japanese companies to opt into a U.S.-style system of board-level committees when Japanese law was changed to allow the approach 3 years ago.


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