CLEO Logo

School of Management and Labor Relations

Keyword Search

Results for: Stock Options | Showing Results: 1 to 25 | Total Results: 86 | Sort By: Alphabetical Publication Date

'New Economy' High-Tech Jobs Look Much Like Old Economy Low-Wage Work 

The “new economy” is another name for an old bag of tricks where promise and reality don’t match up. E-workers counting on valuable stock options, a revolutionized workplace, and premier wages and benefits have instead gotten mediocre wages, useless stock options, relentless production pressure, and maximum job insecurity. 
Author: Moran, Patrick
Pub. Date: 2001-03-18

2011 Employee Ownership Executive Briefing Featuring Michael Keeling 

Michael Keeling, president of the ESOP Association explores the outlook for employee ownership in general and the ESOP model in the 21st century... 
Author: Keeling, Michael
Pub. Date: 2011-03-15

A Detailed Overview of Employee Ownership Plan Alternatives

There are now over 25 million employees who own stock in their companies through employee stock ownership plans (ESOPs), broadly granted stock options, or 401(k) plans with heavy concentrations of employer stock. 
Author: The National Center for Employee Ownership
Pub. Date: 2009-01-01

A Firm of One's Own 

Why a low-cost program to educate employees about company ownership could produce huge financial benefits for the country. 
Author: Rosen, Corey
Pub. Date: 2008-01-08

A Statistical Profile of Employee Ownership 

Estimated Number of Plans and Employees; Value of Plan Assets. 
Author:
Pub. Date: 2009-02-01

AMB Property Corporation 

The historical timeline published on the website of AMB Property Corporation informs viewers that, in 2002, the company became “the first public company in several years to expense stock options.” 
Author: The National Center for Employee Ownership
Pub. Date: 2006-05-01

An assessment of employee ownership in the United States with implications for the EU 

There is a significant gap in the incidence and development of employee ownership between the European Union (EU) and the US when both sectors are examined. 
Author: Blasi, Joseph; Kruse, Douglas; Sesil, James; Krouiinova, Maya
Pub. Date: 2003-09-01

Analytical Graphics, Inc. 

It is critical to any business to keep staff engaged and turnover down, and even more so in competitive sectors facing tight labor markets for highly skilled workers. 
Author: The National Center for Employee Ownership
Pub. Date: 2006-07-01

Are We Out of Options?  

They were the currency of the American dream. Now they are worthless paper -- a symbol of CEO greed. What went wrong with stock options? Where do companies go from here? Our only option: Visit one of the world's leading authorities on employee ownership.  
Author: Hammonds, Keith H.
Pub. Date: 2003-01-31

ATA Engineering 

The Structural Dynamics Research Corporation wanted employees to think like owners. The easiest way to do that was to give them an equity stake. 
Author: The National Center for Employee Ownership
Pub. Date: 2007-05-01

Barclay Water Management 

In 2007, five of the fifteen winners of the Top Small Workplaces Award given out by the Wall Street Journal and Winning Workplaces were employee-owned, and a number of the others planned to move in that direction. 
Author: The National Center for Employee Ownership
Pub. Date: 2008-07-01

Broad-Based Employee Incentive Arrangements 

This article provides descriptions of various broad-based employee incentive arrangements. 
Author:
Pub. Date: 2008-01-01

Broad-Based Employee Share Ownership in Australian Listed Companies: Survey Report 

The project subjects the existing regulatory regime for employee share ownership plans in Australia – in tax, corporate and labour law – to technical and empirical scrutiny. This research report presents findings from a survey of employee share ownership practice in ASXlisted companies. 
Author: Landau, Ingrid; Mitchell, Richard; O'Connell, Ann; Ramsay, Ian; Marshall, Shelley
Pub. Date: 2009-04-01

Broad-Based Employee Stock Options - A Union-Nonunion Comparison 

Until recently, stock options were primarily reserved for senior executives and selected managers in most American corporations. In the last decade or so, however, stock options have become part of the compensation package for an increasing number of rank-and-file employees. 
Author: Kroumova, Maya; Sesil, James; Kruse, Douglas; Blasi, Joseph
Pub. Date: 2002-01-01

Broad-Based Employee Stock Options in the U.S.: Company Performance and Characteristics 

This paper analyses data on 490 companies with broad-based stock option plans, matched to data from Compustat in order to compare their characteristics and performance to that of other public companies.  
Author: Sesil, James; Kroumova, Maya; Kruse, Douglas; Blasi, Joseph
Pub. Date: 2005-01-01

Broad-based Employee Stock Options in US 'New Economy' Firms 

This paper compares the performance of 229 `New Economy' firms offering broad-based stock options to that of their non-stock option counterparts. A simple comparison of these firms reveals that the former have higher shareholder returns, Tobin's q and new knowledge generation. 
Author: Sesil, James; Kroumova, Maya; Blasi, Joseph; Kruse, Douglas
Pub. Date: 2002-06-01

Broad-Based Stock Options and Company Performance: What the Research Tells Us 

The authors found that companies with broad-based stock option plans (here, defined as those where most nonmanagement employees receive option grants) had statistically significant higher productivity levels and annual growth rates than public companies in general and their peers. 
Author: Blasi, Joseph; Kruse, Douglas; Sesil, James; Kroumova, Maya
Pub. Date: 2010-01-01

Broad-Based Stock Options: Before and After the Market Downturn 

We examine labor productivity in small, medium, and large firms that broadly distribute stock options under starkly different market conditions - during the bull (1995-1997) and bear (2000-2002) stock markets. We find greater labor output in both upward and downward markets in all firm size categories, with the exception of small firms in a declining market, where the productivity is also greater, but the statistical significance of the result is weak. 
Author: Sesil, James; Kroumova, Maya
Pub. Date: 2005-01-01

Case Studies on Employee Ownership: A Review 

This article reviews the cases produced by U.S. professors and researchers on shared capitalism, namely, broad-based employee ownership, stock options, profit sharing, and gain sharing, from 1975 to present by looking at a universe of about 30,000 cases. 
Author: Kruse, Douglas; Blasi, Joseph
Pub. Date: 2008-01-01

Client Profile: Los Angeles Engineering 

Learn more about a unique engineering company that has been providing critical infrastructure services throughout southern California since 1986... 
Author: Zollars, Ron
Pub. Date: 2011-03-15

Company Stock in Pension Plans: How Costly is it? 

The high-profile collapse of Enron has focused attention on just how much employees stand to lose when they invest retirement savings in company stock. 
Author: Meulbroek, Lisa
Pub. Date: 2002-01-01

Compensation at Level 3 Communications 

Level 3's unique compensation plan rewarded managers for the firm's performance only if the firm's stock price movement exceeded that of the market. This design was intended to maximize shareholder value by tying managers' performance more closely to that of the firm. 
Author: Meulbroek, Lisa
Pub. Date: 2002-06-11

Critical Mass Radio Show Featuring Keith Molchan and Martin Staubus 

This Critical Mass Radio Show discusses why, when and how business owners should choose the ESOP path as the correct succession strategy… 
Author: Franzi, Richard; Molchan, Keith; Staubus, Martin
Pub. Date: 2015-03-17

Dell Computer Corp.: Share Repurchase Program 

Dell Computer Corp. announced a share repurchase program shortly after a significant stock price drop. 
Author: Chacko, George; Viceira, Luis M.
Pub. Date: 2000-03-28

Do Workers Gain by Sharing? Employee Outcomes under Employee Ownership, Profit Sharing, and Broad-based Stock Options 

Apart from the extreme cases that get publicized, are employee stock ownership plans generally good or bad for workers? 
Author: Kruse, Douglas; Freeman, Richard B.; Blasi, Joseph
Pub. Date: 2010-04-01