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An empirical analysis of the incentives to engage in costly information acquisition : The case of risk arbitrage

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  • Larcker, David F.
  • Lys, Thomas
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Journal of Financial Economics.

    Volume (Year): 18 (1987)
    Issue (Month): 1 (March)
    Pages: 111-126

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:jfinec:v:18:y:1987:i:1:p:111-126

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    1. Ahn, Hee-Joon & Cao, Charles & Choe, Hyuk, 2001. "Share repurchase tender offers and bid-ask spreads," Journal of Banking & Finance, Elsevier, vol. 25(3), pages 445-478, March.
    2. Ferguson, Michael F, 1994. "Ownership Structure, Potential Competition, and the Free-Rider Problem in Tender Offers," Journal of Law, Economics and Organization, Oxford University Press, vol. 10(1), pages 35-62, April.
    3. Louis, Henock, 2005. "Acquirers' abnormal returns and the non-Big 4 auditor clientele effect," Journal of Accounting and Economics, Elsevier, vol. 40(1-3), pages 75-99, December.
    4. Cornelli, Francesca & Li, David Daokui, 1998. "Risk Arbitrage in Takeovers," CEPR Discussion Papers 2026, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
    5. Francesca Cornelli & David D. Li, 2002. "Risk Arbitrage in Takeovers," Review of Financial Studies, Society for Financial Studies, vol. 15(3), pages 837-868.
    6. Supreena Narayanan, 2004. "Risk Arbitrage in U.S. Financial Markets," Finance 0411001, EconWPA.
    7. Supreena Narayanan, 2004. "Risk Arbitrage In U.S. Financial Markets," Finance 0410017, EconWPA.
    8. Francesca Cornelli & David D. Li, . "Risk Arbitrage in Takeovers," Rodney L. White Center for Financial Research Working Papers 17-98, Wharton School Rodney L. White Center for Financial Research.
    9. Supreena Narayanan, 2004. "Risk Arbitrage-U.S. Financial Markets," Finance 0411002, EconWPA.
    10. Armstrong, Christopher S. & Balakrishnan, Karthik & Cohen, Daniel, 2012. "Corporate governance and the information environment: Evidence from state antitakeover laws," Journal of Accounting and Economics, Elsevier, vol. 53(1), pages 185-204.

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