This text studies mergers and acquisitions in Europe within a common framework and provides a comparative analysis of the MaA scene in Europe and in the US. It develops a coherent, international and multidisciplinary perspective of the MaA scene.Approximately 71 important oligopolistic or near-competitive industries were converted into near monopolies by merger. ... the break-up of Standard Oil, the Rockefeller empire formed during the first wave. ... It collapsed in 1929 with the stock market crash of that year and in the following four years of world-wide depression, anbsp;...
|Title||:||Creating Value from Mergers and Acquisitions|
|Publisher||:||Pearson Education - 2003|