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Firm Acquisitions Strategy

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  • Conf.univ.dr.ec. Adrian SIMON,

    () (Universitatea “Petru Maior” Tîrgu-Mures)

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We analyze the intents of acquiring firms and target in the firms in the case of thirty recent M$A deals involving at least one firm. The findings indicate that horizontal acquisitions help retain or gain market leadership. Market entry may be a dominant motive for MNCs acquiring domestic firms, and MNCs may offer higher premiums than domestic acquirers for the acquisition

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  • Conf.univ.dr.ec. Adrian SIMON,, 2010. "Firm Acquisitions Strategy," Ovidius University Annals, Economic Sciences Series, Ovidius University of Constantza, Faculty of Economic Sciences, vol. 0(1), pages 1855-1858, May.
  • Handle: RePEc:ovi:oviste:v:10:y:2010:i:1:p:1855-1858
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    Keywords

    acquisitions; efficiency; target; market power.;

    JEL classification:

    • F23 - International Economics - - International Factor Movements and International Business - - - Multinational Firms; International Business
    • G34 - Financial Economics - - Corporate Finance and Governance - - - Mergers; Acquisitions; Restructuring; Corporate Governance

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