New ERI White Paper

by ERI Salary Surveys 9. August 2011 12:01

ERI Economic Research Institute’s recent white paper, “CD&A Scorecard: Transparency and Shareholder Alignment” by Malak Kazan, Senior Associate, is available for download via http//


How is LinkedIn's CEO, Executive Compensation Impacted by the IPO?

by Malak Kazan, CECP, CCP, CBP, GRP 22. July 2011 15:15

The B2B social media networking site, LinkedIn, had its initial public offering on May 19, 2011. There has been much media coverage of Linkedin’s IPO, and we thought it would be of interest to understand the executive compensation package of Linkedin’s CEO, Jeff Weiner.


Geographic Pay for Executives

by Malak Kazan, CECP, CCP, CBP, GRP 23. May 2011 15:00

Pay varies by geographic location for most jobs. Executive positions, however, tend to be treated differently for a variety of reasons.


Earnings Quality and Executive Compensation, Any Correlation?

by Malak Kazan, CECP, CCP, CBP, GRP 16. May 2011 12:09
Every year industry market analysts evaluate earnings quality. Let's review what it means to conduct a financial assessment for quality earnings in the context of executive compensation disclosures. [More]

Executive Compensation: Realized Option Pay

by Malak Kazan, CECP, CCP, CBP, GRP 26. April 2011 13:50

The October 2010 study on executive compensation, “What do CEOs Realize from Option Pay?” by Mark Anderson and Volkan Muslu of the School of Management, the University of Texas at Dallas, looks at the estimated fair market value versus realized value of CEOoptions pay relative to incompleteness of option transfer rights and tenure with company.