A selection of republished corporate finance articles and book chapters that can serve as an advanced corporate finance supplementary text for courses that use no textbooks. Combining convenience and an affordable price with retypeset pages and a high-quality index, the 600 pages of volume one, qTakeover Activity, Valuation Estimates and Sources of Merger Gainsq, focus on classical issues such as the existence and source of merger waves, empirical estimates of takeover announcement returns and the division of takeover gains between bidders and targets, and tests for potential sources of takeover gains (primarily involving estimation of industry wealth effects of takeovers), introducing students to modern scientific evidence about corporate takeovers. Including an index and new introduction, this volume will simplify and facilitate studentsa interaction with new concepts and applications. Provides a status report about modern scientific evidence on corporate takeovers Exposes students to new methods and empirical evidence while reading high quality primary material Offers a concise and cost-efficient package of journal and book articles for advanced corporate finance studentsHiggins, R. C. and L. D. Schall, 1975, a#39;a#39;Corporate Bankruptcy and Conglomerate Merger, a#39;a#39; Journal of Finance, 30, 93a111. Himmelberg ... Hirshleifer, D., 1995, a#39;a#39; Mergers and Acquisitions: Strategic and Informational Issues, a#39;a#39; In R. A. Jarrow and V. M. W. T. Ziemba (Eds.), Finance, Vol. 9, Chapter 26, North-Holland, Amsterdam, Handbooks in Operation Research and Management Science, pp. 839a885.
|Title||:||Takeover Activity, Valuation Estimates and Merger Gains|
|Author||:||B. Espen Eckbo|
|Publisher||:||Academic Press - 2010-06-02|