James Bailey is a professor at the George Washington University School of Business, and a Fellow in the Centre for Management Development, London Business School. He is the recipient of several teaching distinctions and has been named one of the world’s top ten executive educators by the International Council for Executive Leadership Development.
Government regulation has long been anathema to corporate America, but not so much that it has stopped a chorus of executives in recent months from calling for the regulation of Facebook and other technology behemoths.
CEO confidence in future business conditions fell 6% in August from July, according to Chief Executive’s most recent polling. At 6.2 out of 10 on our 1-10 scale, confidence is at its lowest level since October 2016.