Essays about: "Paula Petersson"

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  1. 1. Pricing Difficulties in Mergers & Acquisitions – Public versus Private target

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Paula Petersson; Eric Szabo; [2014]
    Keywords : Mergers; Acquisitions; Announcement Effect; Event Study; Private firm discount; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : With the intention to provide new evidence valid for the Scandinavian market the thesis aims to; (I) examine the announcement effect for acquiring companies, where the emphasis lies on the difference between acquiring Public targets compared to Private targets, and (II) investigate the relation between abnormal returns and variables found significant in previous research. The concept of mergers and acquisitions is briefly introduced followed by relevant theories offering explanations to the occurrence of the announcement effect. READ MORE