While Electronic Arts may have an incentive plan that could inspire executives to artificially boost stock price, that is not the case at two of its rivals – Take-Two Interactive and Activision.


Three years later and the Deepwater Horizon spill in the Gulf of Mexico is still in the news, probably because the leaks continue – the continuous outflow of cash out of BP to settle claims. This article for Responsible Investor (subscription only but well worth it) takes an in depth look at the current litigation surrounding the worst environmental disaster ever and investigates why sustainability metrics at BP and Transocean’s bonus plans did not seem to affect management behavior. We know why they didn’t at Halliburton – they don’t have any.

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