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Identifying the Sources of Gains From Takeovers


  • S. Manson
  • R. Powell
  • A. W. Stark
  • H. M. Thomas


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  • S. Manson & R. Powell & A. W. Stark & H. M. Thomas, 2000. "Identifying the Sources of Gains From Takeovers," Accounting Forum, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 24(4), pages 319-343, December.
  • Handle: RePEc:taf:accfor:v:24:y:2000:i:4:p:319-343
    DOI: 10.1111/1467-6303.00044

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    1. Monika Mogla & Fulbag Singh, 2011. "Performance Comparison of Group vis-Ã -vis Non-Group Mergers," Vision, , vol. 15(1), pages 11-19, March.
    2. Paul Guest & Magnus Bild & Mikael Runsten, 2010. "The effect of takeovers on the fundamental value of acquirers," Accounting and Business Research, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 40(4), pages 333-352.
    3. Christina Dargenidou & Alan Gregory & Shan Hua, 2016. "How far does financial reporting allow us to judge whether M&A activity is successful?," Accounting and Business Research, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 46(5), pages 467-499, August.
    4. Cheng, Louis T.W. & Leung, T.Y., 2004. "A comparative analysis of the market-based and accounting-based performance of diversifying and non-diversifying acquisitions in Hong Kong," International Business Review, Elsevier, vol. 13(6), pages 763-789, December.
    5. Bhabra, Harjeet S. & Huang, Jiayin, 2013. "An empirical investigation of mergers and acquisitions by Chinese listed companies, 1997–2007," Journal of Multinational Financial Management, Elsevier, vol. 23(3), pages 186-207.
    6. Powell, Ronan G. & Stark, Andrew W., 2005. "Does operating performance increase post-takeover for UK takeovers? A comparison of performance measures and benchmarks," Journal of Corporate Finance, Elsevier, vol. 11(1-2), pages 293-317, March.
    7. Elisa Roncagliolo & Francesco Avallone, 2021. "The complexity in measuring M&A performance: Is a multi-dimensional approach enough?," FINANCIAL REPORTING, FrancoAngeli Editore, vol. 2021(1), pages 89-117.
    8. Goodness C. Aye & Giray Gozgor & Rangan Gupta, 2020. "Dynamic and Asymmetric Response of Inequality to Income Volatility: The Case of the United Kingdom," Social Indicators Research: An International and Interdisciplinary Journal for Quality-of-Life Measurement, Springer, vol. 147(3), pages 747-762, February.
    9. R. Abdul Rahman & R.J. Limmack, 2004. "Corporate Acquisitions and the Operating Performance of Malaysian Companies," Journal of Business Finance & Accounting, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 31(3-4), pages 359-400.
    10. Andy Cosh & Alan Hughes, 2008. "Takeovers after "Takeovers"," Working Papers wp363, Centre for Business Research, University of Cambridge.

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