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How do internal communication flows change when a new CEO is appointed?
Stephen Michael Impink, Andrea Prat and Raffaella Sadun September 2021
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Tags: productivity; business; organisation; growth

CEO turnovers are significant organisational events that typically mark a discontinuity in firm strategy and operations. These likely changes are visible in internal communication flows. Stephen Michael Impink, Andrea Prat, and Raffaella Sadun study these flows in a novel way: they explore the evolution of internal communications metadata on emails and meetings for 102 firms that experienced a CEO change.