Chapter | Management Buy-Outs | 1994

The Agency Costs of Free Cash Flow: Corporate Finance and Takeovers

by Michael Jensen

Keywords: Cost; Cash Flow; Acquisition; Corporate Finance;

Citation:

Jensen, Michael. "The Agency Costs of Free Cash Flow: Corporate Finance and Takeovers." In Management Buy-Outs, edited by Mike Wright and Keith Bradley, series editor, pp. 3–9. International Library of Management. England and Vermont: Dartmouth Publishing, 1994. (Also in AER, Vol. 76, No. 2 (May, 1986); abridged in Simon Management Rev, (Win, 1986); & forthcoming in Jensen, Management Revolution: The Legacy of the Market for Corporate Control, Harvard University Press.)