Advances in Mergers and Acquisitions: Volume 2

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(10 chapters)
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Introduction

Pages ix-x
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Cross border mergers and acquisitions (M&As) are an integral part of international business. Although M&A activity is predominantly driven by a rat

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In this paper, we analyse the short-term wealth effects of large (intra)European takeover bids. We find large announcement effects of 9% for target fir

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Takeover activity has played an important role in the restructuring of the U.K. retail sector over the past two decades and appears likely to do so in

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Diversification strategies, in particular those associated with acquisition activity, offer companies an opportunity for growth in a less restricted en

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DOI
10.1016/S1479-361X(2003)2
Publication date
Book series
Advances in Mergers & Acquisitions
Series copyright holder
Emerald Publishing Limited
ISBN
978-0-76231-003-6
eISBN
978-1-84950-201-6
Book series ISSN
1479-361X