4. Merger Strategy

  1. Patrick A. Gaughan

Published Online: 5 JAN 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118269077.ch4

Mergers, Acquisitions, and Corporate Restructurings, Fifth Edition

Mergers, Acquisitions, and Corporate Restructurings, Fifth Edition

How to Cite

Gaughan, P. A. (2010) Merger Strategy, in Mergers, Acquisitions, and Corporate Restructurings, Fifth Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118269077.ch4

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 JAN 2012
  2. Published Print: 11 OCT 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470561966

Online ISBN: 9781118269077

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Keywords:

  • mergers and acquisitions;
  • diversification transactions;
  • tax benefits;
  • internal expansion;
  • omrix biopharmaceuticals

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Growth

  • Synergy

  • Operating Synergy

  • Diversification

  • Other Economic Motives

  • Hubris Hypothesis of Takeovers

  • Other Motives

  • Summary