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Shareholder wealth gains through better corporate governance—The case of European LBO-transactions

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  • Christian Andres

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  • André Betzer

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  • Charlie Weir

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    Article provided by Springer in its journal Financial Markets and Portfolio Management.

    Volume (Year): 21 (2007)
    Issue (Month): 4 (December)
    Pages: 403-424

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    Handle: RePEc:kap:fmktpm:v:21:y:2007:i:4:p:403-424

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    Keywords: LBOs; Corporate governance; Agency theory; Event study; G 14; G 32; G 34;

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    1. Bajo, Emanuele & Barbi, Massimiliano & Bigelli, Marco & Hillier, David, 2013. "The role of institutional investors in public-to-private transactions," Journal of Banking & Finance, Elsevier, vol. 37(11), pages 4327-4336.

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