Essays on mergers and acquisitions

A.I. Faelten

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Abstract

“Essays on Mergers and Acquisitions" tackles some of the most prominent business challenges related to M&A activity. The Introduction examines the reasons why deals fail through well-known case studies; Chapter 1 presents a new index measuring countries M&A maturity worldwide; Chapter 2 focus on the importance of corporate governance when conducting deals in unknown territories; whilst Chapter 3 and 4 conduct research on companies’ decision to tap capital markets and their subsequent M&A activity.
Original languageEnglish
QualificationDoctor of Philosophy
Awarding Institution
  • Tilburg University
Supervisors/Advisors
  • Renneboog, Luc, Promotor
  • Baele, Lieven, Co-promotor
Award date6 Dec 2016
Place of PublicationTilburg
Publisher
Print ISBNs9789056684945
Publication statusPublished - 2016

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Mergers and acquisitions
Maturity
Corporate governance
Capital markets

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Faelten, A. I. (2016). Essays on mergers and acquisitions. Tilburg: CentER, Center for Economic Research.
Faelten, A.I.. / Essays on mergers and acquisitions. Tilburg : CentER, Center for Economic Research, 2016. 231 p.
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