The report involved research into the behaviours, structures and incentives that reinforce short-termism within the economy and the current initiatives in this area.
Three key areas where first steps could generate the most momentum:
more strategic reporting and communication on long-term risks and opportunities between companies and investors;
deeper questioning by asset owners on whether their investments are designed to meet their long-term needs; and
improved structures for remuneration that reflect innovation, efficiency and other long-term drivers of value.
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