To determine the benefits and disadvantages of activist hedge fund activity from the perspective of corporate management and shareholders; to examine if a hedge fund's suggested corporate restructuring could create greater shareholder value; and to explain the changing roles and perspectives of hedge funds.
Stowell, D.P., Moore, T. and Schumacher, J. (2017), "McDonald's, Wendy's, and Hedge Funds: Hamburger Hedging? Hedge Fund Activism and Impact on Corporate Governance", Kellogg School of Management Cases. https://doi.org/10.1108/case.kellogg.2016.000197Download as .RIS
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