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Mergers and Acquisitions

Critical Perspectives on Business and Management, 1st Edition

Edited by Simon Peck, Paul Temple


1,952 pages

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Hardback: 9780415226240
pub: 2002-06-20
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This set maps articles from the four main fields that influence the study of mergers and acquisitions: economics, finance, strategic management and human resource management, and encompasses a range of further perspectives. With a multidisciplinary approach, these volumes integrate the main fields of reference for mergers and acquisitions, and are structured around the following issues:

* the history of, and perspectives on, the modern business corporation and the role of mergers and acquisitions

* causes of mergers and acquisitions activity

* consequences of mergers and acquisitions activity

* public policy and the corporation.

A detailed index and new introduction are provided to guide the reader through this multidisciplinary collection.

Table of Contents

Volume 1: Perspectives

Volume 2: Motivation

Volume 3: Performance Consequences

Volume 4: Implications for Policy

About the Series

Critical Perspectives on Business and Management

Global Business is changing at an ever-faster rate. This has been paralleled by an unprecedented growth of activity at undergraduate and graduate levels of study. Covering the key disciplines within business and management studies, this series makes available collections of the most important literature within the field. Each set has a strong international focus and is supplemented with a substantial introduction and thorough index.

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Development / Business Development
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Structural Adjustment