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The motivation for base holding company acquisitions

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  • Walter A. Varvel

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The commercial banking system in this country has undergone an unparalleled consolidation movement since the mid-1960's.

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  • Walter A. Varvel, 1976. "The motivation for base holding company acquisitions," Working Paper 76-02, Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond.
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    1. Alchian, Armen A & Demsetz, Harold, 1972. "Production , Information Costs, and Economic Organization," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 62(5), pages 777-795, December.
    2. Robichek, Alexander A. & Myers, Stewart C., 1966. "Problems in the Theory of Optimal Capital Structure," Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, Cambridge University Press, vol. 1(02), pages 1-35, June.
    3. R. Joseph Monsen & John S. Chitj & David E. Cooley, 1968. "The Effect of Separation of Ownership and Control on the Performance of the Large Firm," The Quarterly Journal of Economics, Oxford University Press, vol. 82(3), pages 435-451.
    4. Cohen, Kalman J. & Reid, Samuel Richardson, 1966. "The Benefits and Costs of Bank Mergers," Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, Cambridge University Press, vol. 1(04), pages 15-57, December.
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    Banks and banking ; Bank holding companies;

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