Weinbaum discusses board member fund ownership with BoardIQ


David Weinbaum, associate professor of finance at the Whitman School of Management, was quoted in the story, “Here Are Two Choices: Buy Fund Shares or Buy Fund Shares,” published today by BoardIQ, an online publication of the Financial Times (subscription required). In the article, BoardIQ Associate Editor Greg Saitz quotes Weinbaum regarding the relationship between board member share ownership and fund performance, and references Weinbaum’s 2009 study, “Does Skin in the Game Matter? Director Incentives and Governance in the Mutual Fund Industry,” published in the Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis.