"Boards as an Accountability Mechanism"
By Dr. Francie Ostrower
“Boards as an Accountability Mechanism,” a paper by the RGK Center’s Dr. Francie Ostrower was published by the Urban Institute earlier this year. The May 2014 study examines board functioning in relation to both legal and broader conceptions of accountability and empirical evidence from over 5,100 nonprofits in the Urban Institute’s National Survey of Nonprofit Governance. Read more and access the paper here.