Saturday, August 20, 2011, 8:30-10:15 am; Corporate Finance Empirical
Mergers - B3

Session Chair: Mariassunta Giannetti, Stockholm School of Economics

  • Acquisitions Driven by Stock Overvaluation: Are They Good Deals? PDF
    Fangjian Fu1, Leming Lin2, Micah Officer3
    Singapore Management University1; University of Florida2; Loyola Marymount University 3
    • Discussant: Oliver Spalt, Tilburg University
  • Winning by Losing: Evidence of Overbidding in Mergers PDF
    Ulrike Malmendier1, Enrico Moretti 1, Florian Peters2
    University of California - Berkeley1; University of Amsterdam2
    • Discussant: Cristina Cella, Stockholm School of Economics

  • Merger Negotiations with Stock Market Feedback PDF  
    Sandra Betton1, B. Espen Eckbo2, Rex Thompson3, Karin S. Thorburn4
    Concordia University1; Dartmouth College2; Southern Methodist University3; Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration4
    • Discussant: Laurent Bach, Stockholm School of Economics