ix, 343 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
0226032116 cloth 0226032124 paperback 9780226032122 9780226032160
National Bureau of Economic Research project report.
Papers originally presented at a National Bureau of Economic Research conference in Feb. 1987 in Key Largo.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographies and indexes.
Formatted Contents Note
The impact of firm acquisitions on labor / Charles Brown and James L. Medoff Breach of trust of hostile takeovers / Andrei Shleifer and Lawrence H. Summers The effect of takeover activity on corporate research and development / Bronwyn H. Hall - Characteristics of targets in hostile and friendly takeovers / Randall Mørck, Andrei Shleifer and Robert W. Vishny Do target shareholders lose in unsuccessful control contests? / Richard S. Ruback The effects of taxation on the merger decision / Alan J. Auerbach and David Reishus Share repurchases and acquisitions / Laurie Simon Bagwell and John B. Shoven Means of payment in takeovers / Julian R. Franks, Robert S. Harris and Colin Mayer A time-series analysis of mergers and acquisitions in the U.S. economy / Devra L. Golbe and Lawrence J. White Panel discussion : corporate takeovers and public policy / Joseph A. Grundfest ... [et al.].