skip to primary navigationskip to content
 

The Development of the Takeover Bid in the United States

Project Title: The Development of the Takeover Bid in the United States

PI: Brian Cheffins (Faculty of Law)

Project Period: October 2015-June 2016

For those running public companies, the possibility of being dismissed as a result of a takeover is an important check on their managerial discretion. The market for corporate control has been researched extensively. Nevertheless, the manner in which hostile takeovers have been executed historically has just begun to receive serious academic attention. Following on from pioneering research we have already conducted, we intend to offer a thorough empirical analysis of the origins of the market for corporate control in the United States. Funding we are seeking from CERF will permit us to finalize datasets crucial to our research.

End of Award report - July 2016

Project Update - March 2016

RSS Feed Latest news

Best Student Paper Award 2021 - competition is now open

Feb 12, 2021

For the last 13 years, Cambridge Finance is offering its Best Student Paper Award. The award comprises a cash honorarium of £1,000 and a certificate is awarded to the author of the best student paper in finance presented during the 2020-2021 academic year.

View all news