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(Revised from original 1973 version)
Cooper Industries, Inc.
The executive president of a major industrial company must decide 1) whether to acquire a small hand tool company and, if so, 2) the value and form that the acquisition package should take.
Piper, Thomas R. "Cooper Industries, Inc." Harvard Business School Case 274-116, November 1993. (Revised from original December 1973 version.)