TITLE

Are Competitive Industry Signals Greater When Acquiring Privately-Held Firms?

AUTHOR(S)
Akhigbe, Aigbe; Madura, Jeff; Martin, Anna D.
PUB. DATE
June 2003
SOURCE
American Business Review;Jun2003, Vol. 21 Issue 2, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines why acquisitions of privately-held firms can create competitive industry effects. Monopoly power of target; Prior performance of rivals; Stock used as a form of payment; Valuation effects for the acquirers and industry rival portfolios of privately-held and publicly-held targets.
ACCESSION #
10099801

 

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