Chapter | Readings in Mergers and Acquisitions | 1994

Takeovers: Their Causes and Consequences

by Michael C. Jensen

Keywords: Acquisition;

Citation:

Jensen, Michael C. "Takeovers: Their Causes and Consequences." In Readings in Mergers and Acquisitions, edited by P. A. Gaughan. Cambridge, MA: Basil Blackwell, 1994. (Also published in Journal of Economic Perspectives, Vol. 2, No. 1 (winter 1988); an abridged version forthcoming in Management Revolution: The Legacy of the Market for Corporate Control, (Harvard University Press))