Discuss the reasons behind the high compensation of top executives and CEOs in particular.

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Discuss the reasons behind the high compensation of top executives and CEOs in particular. You should examine the evolution of the CEO compensation structure over the years, and why it has become a controversial issue. You should also outline the various components of the compensation structure of a CEO and the implications of high CEO compensation on the performance of the organization and on the morale of lower-level employees. Finally, suggest some measures to solve the controversy.