Advances in mergers and acquisitions, Vol. 6

In the final analysis, the best way to build understanding around a topic as diffuse as mergers and acquisitions is to be both integrative, and expansive, in choice of research questions and theoretical underpinnings.Advances in Mergers and Acquisitions offers this unique perspective, not easily fou...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Finkelstein, Sydney
Other Authors: Cooper, Cary L.
Format: eBook
Published: Bingley, U.K. Emerald 2007
Series:Advances in mergers and acquisitions
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Collection: Emerald Business, Management and Economics eBook Collection Archive - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • The group psychology of mergers & acquisitions : lessons from the social identity approach / Johannes Ullrich, Rolf van Dick
  • Explaining the effect of M&A on technological performance / Maria Chiara Di Guardo, Giovanni Valentini
  • Stock market reactions to knowledge-motivated acquisitions / Ricardo Romero Gerbaud, Anne S. York
  • The importance of target firm customers in acquisitions of technology-based firms / Margaret Dalziel
  • Pre-merger identification : ties with the past bind us to the future? / Shandana Abedin, Gary Davies
  • Acquiring biopharmaceutical research : is market approval a deal breaker? / Karen Ruckman
  • A comparative overview of the impact of cultural diversity on inter-organisational encounters / Satu Teerikangas
  • Motive archetypes in mergers and acquisitions (M&A) : the implications of a configurational approach to performance / Duncan Angwin
  • Introduction / Cary L. Cooper, Sydney Finkelstein