Law and Economics of Mergers and Acquisitions

Law and Economics of Mergers and Acquisitions

Elgar Research Reviews in Law

Steven M. Davidoff and Claire A. Hill

This research review provides a broad survey of past and recent scholarship on mergers and acquisitions. Seminal work on the history, rationales and outcomes of mergers and acquisitions is followed by leading articles on what M&A lawyers do. Major articles by prominent authorities in the field explore how deals are done, defended and terminated. The collection concludes with several eminent selections on private equity deals and international issues.

About this Research Review

Steven M. Davidoff and Claire A. Hill

Subjects: law - academic, corporate law and governance, law and economics, economics and finance, competition policy, corporate governance

About Elgar Research Reviews

Elgar Research Reviews consist of two principal components: a scholarly Review Article and a list of Recommended Readings.

The Review Article prepared by a leading scholar introduces the relevant field of academic study by making reference to the seminal and most transformative articles within that field. This piece sets in context the readings that follow, illustrating how they have shaped the scholarship and why they are important to the development of the field. The Recommended Readings have full references to facilitate further research.

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A print edition of this resource, which also includes the full text of the Recommended Readings in their original layout is available as a single print work, Law and Economics of Mergers and Acquisitions: Volumes I & II, edited by Steven M. Davidoff and Claire A. Hill (ISBN 978 1 78195 471 3). Use the Find This Book In Your Library button at the top of this page to see if it is available in your library. (The button only appears if your library has provided their link resolver details.)