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Cross-border Mergers and Acquisitions by emerging market firms: A review and future direction

Du, Min; Boateng, Agyenim

Authors

Agyenim Boateng



Abstract

The purpose of this paper is to examine how academic research on cross-border mergers and acquisitions (CBM&As) from emerging economy firms (EEFs) have evolved over the past decade (2000-2012). Focusing on articles published in major scholarly journals during the period 2000-2012, the authors develop a framework in respect of the areas where emerging research streams have been concentrated namely, (i) motivation for acquisitions by EEFs; and (ii) the consequences/outcomes. We identified issues which have not been examined and provide recommendations for future research for finance and international business scholars.

Journal Article Type Article
Online Publication Date Nov 30, 2012
Publication Date Nov 30, 2012
Deposit Date Nov 25, 2022
Journal ACRN Journal of Entrepreneurship Perspectives
Peer Reviewed Peer Reviewed
Volume 1
Issue 2
Pages 24-54
Public URL http://researchrepository.napier.ac.uk/Output/2965264
Publisher URL http://www.acrn.eu/resources/Journals/Joe022012/201202b.pdf