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The big salary debate

There are equally compelling arguments for and against high pay packages in C-suites

Shyamal Majumdar 

Shyamal Majumdar N R Narayana Murthy has a perfect sense of timing. Just days before a crucial board meeting of Infosys, the company’s founder went public with his favourite subject: Compassionate capitalism. In a mail to a few media houses earlier this week, Murthy said that every senior management person of an Indian corporation has to show self-restraint in his or her compensation and perquisites and “has to fight for maintaining a reasonable ratio between the lowest salary and the highest salary in a poor country like India”. His comments were in response to Infosys’ ...

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The big salary debate

There are equally compelling arguments for and against high pay packages in C-suites

N R Narayana Murthy has a perfect sense of timing. Just days before a crucial board meeting of Infosys, the company’s founder went public with his favourite subject: Compassionate capitalism. In a mail to a few media houses earlier this week, Murthy said that every senior management person of an Indian corporation has to show self-restraint in his or her compensation and perquisites and “has to fight for maintaining a reasonable ratio between the lowest salary and the highest salary in a poor country like India”. His comments were in response to Infosys’ ...

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