TITLE

Takeovers and stock price volatility

AUTHOR(S)
Lacker, Jeffrey M.; Weinberg, John A.
PUB. DATE
March 1990
SOURCE
Economic Review (00946893);Mar/Apr90, Vol. 76 Issue 2, p29
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses takeovers and stock price volatility. Nature of the firm and the value of control; Description of the Martingale Model of stock prices; Empirical regularities in stock prices; Aggregate stock price movements; Corporate financial claims.
ACCESSION #
9610314228

 

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