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Worker-directors can help businesses beat the market: study

Saturday, July 23, 2016 - 05:50
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New York

GIVING board seats to employees familiar with factory floors can help businesses beat the market, sometimes by huge margins.

That's the finding in a Bloomberg review of countries where worker-directors are common but not required by law. Indices of companies with employees