Many companies find that the best way to get ahead is to expand through mergers and acquisitions for others, separating the public ownership of a subsidiary or business segment offers more advantages at least in theory, mergers create synergies and economies of scale, expanding operations and cutting costs. By nicolas coeurdacier roberto a de santis and antonin aviat crossxborder mergers and acquisitions financial and institutional forces working paper series no 1018 / march 2009. Essays on mergers and acquisitions yu yu, ph d cornell university 2010 while innovation and growth can be promoted internally through focus on research and development (r&d), many firms find acquisition from external sources to be a speedy and attractive alternative despite the numerous theories of. Such strategic decisions should be backed up by the initial analysis of the company's positions and the attractiveness of the merger or acquisition in this paper, two public companies will be considered, one of them should be operating internationally and have a history of mergers or acquisitions, and the other should be. The value of mergers and acquisitions remain a topical issue within the contemporary business world. Abstract this report looks at mergers and acquisitions globally and considers why so many fail despite this scenario, management decision-makers still.
Essays in corporate mergers and acquisitions by qianying xu a thesis submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the doctor of philosophy degree in business administration in the graduate college of the university of iowa may 2015 thesis supervisor: professor david mauer. Essays on mergers and acquisitions fältén, anna document version: publisher's pdf, also known as version of record publication date: 2016 link to publication citation for published version (apa): faelten, a i (2016) essays on mergers and acquisitions tilburg: center, center for economic research general rights. Dissertation titled: essays on mergers and acquisitions radha mukesh ladkani, fp/11/08 thesis advisory committee: prof ashok banerjee (jt thesis advisor and tac chair), prof purusottam sen (jt thesis advisor and tac chair) and prof manisha chakrabarty (member) abstract mergers and acquisitions present.
Two essays on mergers and acquisitions by dongnyoung kim a dissertation submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of doctor of philosophy in business administration with a concentration in finance department of finance college of business university of south florida co- major professor:. This dissertation consists of three essays on cross-border mergers and acquisitions (m&as) the first essay studies horizontal and vertical investments between organization for economic cooperation and development (oecd) countries, while the second essay examines how investment patterns vary by.
Abstract, this thesis consists of two essays on the acquisitions of state-owned enterprises (soes) in china from the agency-cost perspective in the first essay, i examine acquisitions of soes in china and ask whether soes are being fairly valued in the transactions to answer this question, i compare the. Essays on market strategies of a firm: mergers and acquisitions analysis doctoral dissertation abstract by kerem cakirer my dissertation consists of three essays which focus on the merger decisions made by firms the dissertation focuses on both horizontal mergers and vertical mergers the first essay shows how the. Companies merge and acquire other companies for a lot of strategic reasons with different degree of success the success of a merger is measured by whether the value of the acquiring firm is enhanced by it the impact of mergers and acquisitions on organization can be small and big in other cases mergers and.