Volkswagen Emissions Scandal

Companies like Uber are staying private longer. Who's holding them accountable?

Companies like Uber are staying private longer. Who's holding them accountable?

When publicly traded companies are caught behaving badly, markets can hold their feet to the fire. Stock prices take a hit, as Volkswagen witnessed after its emissions scandal. Activist investors mobilize, like when Yahoo shareholders criticized the company’s direction. Executives are forced to backtrack and apologize, as with United...

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