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These recommendations are elaborated in the American Law Institute's Principles of Corporate Governance: Analysis and Recommendations ( 1994).
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Ceteris paribus, high-tech firms will be more specialized and will have more concentrated ownership.
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The partnership, which is also a for-profit form of organization, has still another type of board: the managing partners. A discussion is beyond the scope of this paper.
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Industries where spillover hazards are obvious and potentially great may be an exception. Otherwise, the need for oversight may be obvious only after the fact.

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