Advances in mergers and acquisitions, Vol. 9

What makes the Advances in Mergers and Acquisitions series stand out is its focus on all three characteristics that make up this research field studies from scholars in different countries, with different research questions, relying on different theoretical perspectives. Such a broad, and inclusive,...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Cooper, Cary L.
Other Authors: Finkelstein, Sydney
Format: eBook
Published: Bingley, U.K. Emerald 2010
Series:Advances in mergers & acquisitions
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Collection: Emerald Business, Management and Economics eBook Collection Archive - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction / Sydney Finkelstein, Cary L. Cooper
  • Mergers and acquisitions : a review of phases, motives and success factors / Rachel Calipha, Shlomo Tarba, David Brock
  • China's outward mergers and acquisitions in the 21st century : motivations, progress and the role of the Chinese government / Hui Tan, Qi Ai
  • Trust dynamics in acquisitions : the role of relationship history, interfirm distance, and acquirer's integration approach / Günter K. Stahl, Sim B. Sitkin
  • Overcoming biases in M&A : a process perspective / Massimo Garbuio, Dan Lovallo, John Horn
  • Mergers and acquisitions as a response to intra-industry dependence / Henri A. Schildt, Tomi Laamanen, Thomas Keil
  • Political connections and family business diversification / Hsi-Mei Chung, Hung-Bin Ding
  • Value creation in corporate acquisitions : linking value creation logic, organisational capabilities and implementation processes / Richard Schoenberg, Cliff Bowman
  • Beyond knowledge bases : towards a better understanding of the effects of M&A on technological performance / Giovanni Valentini, Alexandra Dawson
  • Allure and danger of the boutiques : the influence of the specialization of investment bank on the acquirer's performance / Alexander Sleptsov