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Two Essays on Self Tender Offers

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  • Gray, Wesley

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This two chapter body of work examines empirical and theoretical aspects of self-tender offers. The first chapter is an empirical study of self-tender offers. This section gives the reader an opportunity to understand some of the simple mechanics and issues regarding self-tender offers in the context of closed-end funds. This section also introduces the reader to the self-tender offer anomaly. The second chapter takes the study of self-tender offers one step further. The second chapter is a theoretical study which seeks to answer questions regarding the self-tender offer anomaly.

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Paper provided by University Library of Munich, Germany in its series MPRA Paper with number 11919.

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Date of creation: 02 Feb 2005
Date of revision: 30 Nov 2005
Handle: RePEc:pra:mprapa:11919

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Keywords: tender offers; self tender offers; closed end funds; trading strategies; arbitrage;

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  1. Nicholas Barberis & Richard Thaler, 2002. "A Survey of Behavioral Finance," NBER Working Papers 9222, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  2. Lakonishok, Josef & Vermaelen, Theo, 1990. " Anomalous Price Behavior around Repurchase Tender Offers," Journal of Finance, American Finance Association, American Finance Association, vol. 45(2), pages 455-77, June.
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