TITLE

Testosterone may drive aggressive takeovers: study

AUTHOR(S)
Fox, Maggie
PUB. DATE
September 2010
SOURCE
Romanian Journal of Medical Practice;2010, Vol. 5 Issue 3, p167
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on a Canadian study that highlighted the role of testosterone in driving aggressive company takeovers. Conducted by researchers at the Sauder School of Business at the University of British Columbia, the study linked age with aggressive takeover behavior of younger chief executive officers (CEO). The study reveals that younger CEOs were more likely to initiate a bid than CEOS over the age of 45.
ACCESSION #
55574779

 

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