Romney’s Risk-free Career Transitions

To understand the confusing conditions under which Mitt Romney left Bain Capital, you need to understand the unusual deal he struck when he was hired to run it.
Bill Bain’s idea was simple. His firm, Bain & Co., was making lots of money by advising companies in exchange for fees.

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