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Merger arbitrage and the interaction between target and bidder stocks during takeover bids

  • Hutson, Elaine
  • Kearney, Colm

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Volume (Year): 19 (2005)
Issue (Month): 1 (March)
Pages: 1-26

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Handle: RePEc:eee:riibaf:v:19:y:2005:i:1:p:1-26
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