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Nobel Prize-winning Economist Calls for Shareholder Welfare Over Value

Harvard professor argues that sole focus on maximising returns can violate fiduciary duty if at odds with beneficiary priorities.

Economist Oliver Hart has proposed that the concept of shareholder value be replaced by one of shareholder welfare to provide better outcomes for people and planet.   Speaking at a lecture hosted in London by NGO ShareAction, the Nobel prize winner said: “The conventional wisdom is that pension and other asset…

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