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Handbook of Research on IPOs

Handbook of Research on IPOs

Elgar original reference

Edited by Mario Levis and Silvio Vismara

The Handbook of Research on IPOs provides a comprehensive review of the emerging trends and directions in the global initial public offerings (IPO) markets. The empirical evidence included in the book covers Europe, the US and the Far East, and presents a truly global perspective of IPO markets around the world and at the different stages of the entire IPO process.


Mario Levis and Silvio Vismara

Subjects: business and management, corporate governance, economics and finance, corporate governance, financial economics and regulation, money and banking


The purpose of this handbook is to provide an updated source of reference based on recent empirical research on some of the key issues related to IPO trends that should be relevant to a wide audience including company directors, investment bankers, financial analysts, regulators and institutional investors. The book is organized into six parts each addressing different stages and issues of the IPO process. A brief synopsis of the handbook’s contents follows.