Professor, Graduate School of Management, University of California, Los Angeles and Associate Professor, Graduate School of Business Administration, University of Southern California, respectively.
PERFORMANCE OF CONGLOMERATE FIRMS: A PORTFOLIO APPROACH*
Article first published online: 30 APR 2012
1976 The American Finance Association
The Journal of Finance
Volume 31, Issue 1, pages 39–48, March 1976
How to Cite
Mason, R. H. and Goudzwaard, M. B. (1976), PERFORMANCE OF CONGLOMERATE FIRMS: A PORTFOLIO APPROACH. The Journal of Finance, 31: 39–48. doi: 10.1111/j.1540-6261.1976.tb03194.x
This research received financial support from the Division of Research, Graduate School of Management, and computational support from the Campus Computing Network, University of California, Los Angeles. We wish to thank the referee, David Rush for his extensive review of an earlier version of this article. His comments led to a change in choice of statistical technique, the comparison of the conglomerate survey sample with the remaining members of the initial survey population and a comparison of our results with those obtained by others.
- Issue published online: 30 APR 2012
- Article first published online: 30 APR 2012