Knights, Raiders, and Targets

Knights, Raiders, and Targets : The Impact of the Hostile Takeover

1 (1 rating by Goodreads)
  • Electronic book text
By (author)  , By (author)  , By (author) 

List price: US$74.50

Currently unavailable

We can notify you when this item is back in stock

Add to wishlist

AbeBooks may have this title (opens in new window).

Try AbeBooks

Description

ContributorsSponsorsIntroduction1. Hostile Takeovers and Junk Bond Financing: A Panel DiscussionCAPITAL MARKETS, EFFICIENCY, AND CORPORATE CONTROL 2. Corporate Control, Efficient Markets, and the Public Good, Martin Shubik3. Fashions, Fads, and Bubbles in Financial Markets, Robert J. Shiller4. Comment, Franklin R. Edwards5. Comment, Michael A. SalingerMANAGERIAL BEHAVIOR AND TAKEOVERS 6. Shareholders Versus Managers: the Strain in the Corporate Web, John C. Coffee, Jr.7. Corporate Takeovers: Financial Boom or Organizational Bust?, Malcolm S. Salter and Wolf A. Weinhold8. Comment, Victor Brudney9. Comment: Golden Parachutes and Managers--A Risk-Neutral Perspective, Melvin A. Eisenberg10. Comment: Shareholders and Managers--A Risk-Neutral Perspective, Oliver E. WilliamsonEVIDENCE ON THE GAINS FROM MERGERS AND TAKEOVERS 11. Are Acquiring-Firm Shareholders Better Off after an Acquisition?, Ellen B. Magenheim and Dennis C. Mueller12. Mergers and Managerial Performance, David J. Ravenscraft and F. M. Scherer13. The Efficiency Effects of Hostile Takeovers, Edward S. Herman and Louis Lowenstein14. Empirical Evidence on Takeover Activity and Shareholder Wealth, Richard Roll15. Comment, Michael Bradley and Gregg A. Jarrell16. Comment, Warren A. Law17. DiscussionMERGERS AND TAKEOVERS: TAXES, CAPITAL STRUCTURE, AND THE INCENTIVES OF MANAGERS 18. Taxation and the Dynamics of Corporate Control: The Uncertain Case for Tax-Motivated Acquisitions, Ronald J. Gilson, Myron S. Scholes, and Mark A. Wolfson19. Taxes and the Merger Decision, Alan J. Auerbach and David Reishus20. The Takeover Controversy: Analysis and Evidence, Michael C. Jensen21. Comment, Richard S. Ruback22. Comment, John L. Vogelstein23. Comment, Elliott J. Weiss24. Comment, Martin D. GinsburgLEGAL RULES, TAKEOVER STRATEGIES, AND DEFENSIVE TACTICS 25. The Pressure to Tender: An Analysis and a Proposed Remedy, Lucian Arye Bebchuk26. Comparative Dimensions of Takeover Regulation, Deborah A. DeMott27. The Regulation of Takeovers in Great Britain, Peter Frazer28. Comment, Douglas H. Ginsburg29. Comment, Marshall L. Small30. Comment, Stanley SporkinONE SHARE, ONE VOTE 31. Stock Exchange Rules Affecting Takeovers and Control Transactions, Joel Seligman32. Organized Exchanges and the Regulation of Dual Class Common Stock, Daniel R. Fischel33. Comment, Robert H. Mundheim34. Comment, A. A. Sommer, Jr.Indexshow more

Product details

  • Electronic book text
  • Oxford University Press
  • Oxford, United Kingdom
  • 0198021313
  • 9780198021315

Review quote

"An illuminating set of studies that offer a wide spectrum of opinions and conclusions....There is much information and insight to be gained from these pages, and those interested in the subject would do well to start here."--Journal of Economic Literature"There is much information and insight to be gained from these pages, and those interested in the subject would do well to start here."--William S. Comanor, Journal of Economic Literature"An excellent discussion of acquisitions, unique in that it provides a variety of academic, legal, and managerial insights into the subject. The 'comments' in each section are very thought-provoking in the criticisms and extensions they suggest."--Anju Seth, University of Houston"Breadth and balance make this a good one-volume summary of the takeover debate."--Issues in Science and Technology"Comprehensive treatment of important issues...useful as a supplement to law-and-economics courses."--Donald Solar, C. W. Post College "An illuminating set of studies that offer a wide spectrum of opinions and conclusions....There is much information and insight to be gained from these pages, and those interested in the subject would do well to start here."--Journal of Economic Literature "There is much information and insight to be gained from these pages, and those interested in the subject would do well to start here."--William S. Comanor, Journal of Economic Literature "An excellent discussion of acquisitions, unique in that it provides a variety of academic, legal, and managerial insights into the subject. The 'comments' in each section are very thought-provoking in the criticisms and extensions they suggest."--Anju Seth, University of Houston "Breadth and balance make this a good one-volume summary of the takeover debate."--Issues in Science and Technology "Comprehensive treatment of important issues...useful as a supplement to law-and-economics courses."--Donald Solar, C. W. Post College "An illuminating set of studies that offer a wide spectrum of opinions and conclusions....There is much information and insight to be gained from these pages, and those interested in the subject would do well to start here."--Journal of Economic Literature "There is much information and insight to be gained from these pages, and those interested in the subject would do well to start here."--William S. Comanor, Journal of Economic Literature "An excellent discussion of acquisitions, unique in that it provides a variety of academic, legal, and managerial insights into the subject. The 'comments' in each section are very thought-provoking in the criticisms and extensions they suggest."--Anju Seth, University of Houston "Breadth and balance make this a good one-volume summary of the takeover debate."--Issues in Science and Technology "Comprehensive treatment of important issues...useful as a supplement to law-and-economics courses."--Donald Solar, C. W. Post College "An illuminating set of studies that offer a wide spectrum of opinions and conclusions....There is much information and insight to be gained from these pages, and those interested in the subject would do well to start here."--Journal of Economic Literature"There is much information and insight to be gained from these pages, and those interested in the subject would do well to start here."--William S. Comanor, Journal of Economic Literature"An excellent discussion of acquisitions, unique in that it provides a variety of academic, legal, and managerial insights into the subject. The 'comments' in each section are very thought-provoking in the criticisms and extensions they suggest."--Anju Seth, University of Houston"Breadth and balance make this a good one-volume summary of the takeover debate."--Issues in Science and Technology"Comprehensive treatment of important issues...useful as a supplement to law-and-economics courses."--Donald Solar, C. W. Post Collegeshow more

Rating details

1 ratings
1 out of 5 stars
5 0% (0)
4 0% (0)
3 0% (0)
2 0% (0)
1 100% (1)
Book ratings by Goodreads
Goodreads is the world's largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. We're featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. Close X