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What Do We Know about Success and Failure of Mergers?

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    Article provided by Springer in its journal Journal of Industry, Competition and Trade.

    Volume (Year): 1 (2001)
    Issue (Month): 4 (December)
    Pages: 347-394

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    Handle: RePEc:kap:jincot:v:1:y:2001:i:4:p:347-394
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