Mergers and Acquisitions, Entrepreneurship and Innovation, 1st Edition

  • Yaakov Weber
  • Shlomo Yediba Tarba
  • Published By: Emerald Publishing Limited
  • ISBN-10: 1786353717
  • ISBN-13: 9781786353719
  • DDC: 658.16
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 192 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2016 | Published/Released November 2017
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2016

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This volume is devoted to research aimed at understanding success and failure factors of mergers and acquisitions in entrepreneurial firms. Research topics offer insights into the relationships of performance factors in all stage of M&As, such as planning, negotiation and post-merger integration. Contributions are multidisciplinary and cross-cultural, and tackle key issues from a variety of theoretical and empirical perspectives.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
List of Contributors.
1: Entrepreneurial Integration Skills: Knowing What You Acquire to Integrate It.
2: Acquisitions and Open Innovation — A Literature Review and Extension.
3: Managerial Retention in Cross-Border Acquisitions: Examining Institutional Influence.
4: Strategic Media Venturing: Private Equity Investments as a Strategic Tool for Media Firms.
5: Effectuation Spectra in Chinese High-Tech Entrepreneurship: Domain-Specific Logic Orientations and Cross-Border M&A.
6: Why Good Things May Not Happen in Knowledge-Intensive Acquisitions: The Neglect of Acquired Firm's Customers.
About the Editors.
About the Authors.