2014 M&A Roundup: What Is the Board's Role?



The authors discuss recent M&A activity and the outlook for 2014. They then take a close look at one critical factor that might still sour many M&A deals in 2014: the lack of involvement of corporate boards of directors. How can directors help to manage the risks of M&A activity? What should they do? © 2014 Wiley Periodicals, Inc.