Houghton Muffin to Close On Harcourt Acquisition

December 2007
Educational Marketer;12/10/2007, Vol. 38 Issue 24, p1
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The article reports on the closure of the $4 billion agreement between Houghton Mifflin Co. and Harcourt Inc. in the U.S. The agreement was made after Houghton sold its college business to Cengage Learning. The Department of Justice cleared the way to complete the merger between the two companies in November 2007 after setting no conditions on the agreement, subsequent to a review period.


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