xii, 338 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Formatted Contents Note
Samuels, J. M. Introduction. Samuels, J. M. The success or failure of mergers and takeovers. Newbould, G. Implications of financial analyses of takeovers. Weston, J. F. and Mansinghka, S. K. Tests of the efficiency performance of conglomerate firms. Kitching, J. Why do mergers miscarry? Levinson, H. A psychologist diagnoses merger failures. Briston, R. J. and Rhys, D. G. Problems in the analyses of statistics relating to takeovers and mergers. Bhaskar, K. Case studies of mergers. Beesley, M. E. and White, G. M. The control of mergers in the UK: an analysis of government institutions and attitudes. Hughes, J. The Trade Union response to mergers. Dev, S. Mergers and shareholders. Blanden, M. The city regulations on mergers and takeovers. Goodman, R. Taming and controlling power. Brooke, M. Z. Problems of the multi-national company. Siekman, P. Europe's love affair with bigness. Murray, R. The internationalization of capital and the British...