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January 2000
Mergers & Acquisitions Report;01/03/2000, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p6
Presents a summary of United States public merger activity greater than $100 million in 1999. MYR Group Inc. and GPU Inc.; Pharmacia & Upjohn and Monsanto Co.; Plasma-Therm Inc. and Oerlikon-Buehrle; Deal information.


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