Perspective on Corporate Takeovers

Perspective on Corporate Takeovers

By: Thomas J. Kopp (author)Paperback

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Combining the experiences of those who have participated in mergers and acquisitions with those who have studied the phenomena, this book offers the reader a unique opportunity to access and to assess the current merger wave engulfing our economy. These articles illustrate the diverse concerns a discussion of this issue encompass, and why development of a consensus public policy has not been achieved. Contents: Perspective of an Acquisitions Veteran, A Common Sense Approach to Mergers and Acquisitions, The Impact of Acquisitions on the SCM Corporation 1966-1986, Managing a First Rate Investment into a Major Corporate Disaster: The European Health Spas Story, Sustainable Growth and Business Combinations, Mergers, Acquisitions, and Divestiture...Effects on Workers, Acquisition and Divestiture Strategy: The Stockholders' Perception, The Consequences for Stockholders of Fending Off Unfriendly Takeovers: The Case of UNOCAL versus Mesa Partners II, The Impact of Mergers and Acquisitions on Research and Development Expenditures, The Causal Factors in U.S. Merger Movements, Mergers & Acquisitions: A Classical Tale, Mergers in Higher Education.


Perspective of an acquisitions veteran; a common sense approach to mergers and acquisitions; the impact of acquisitions on the SCM Corporation 1966-1986; managing a first rate investment into a major corporate disaster - the European health spas story; sustainable growth and business combinations; mergers, acquisitions, and divestiture - effects on workers; acquisition and divestiture strategy - the stockholders' perception; the consequences for stockholders of fending off unfriendly takeover - the case of UNOCAL versus Mesa partners II; the impact of mergers and acquisitions on research and development expenditutes; the casual factors in U.S. merger movements.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780819175168
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 170
  • ID: 9780819175168
  • weight: 200
  • ISBN10: 0819175161

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