Sean Carr

University of Virginia - Darden School of Business

Executive Director, Batten Institute for Entrepreneurship & Innovation

P.O. Box 6550

Charlottesville, VA 22906-6550

United States

http://www.batteninstitute.org

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Scholarly Papers (38)

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Nike, Inc.: Cost of Capital

Darden Case No. UVA-F-1353
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 21 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 10 Apr 2019
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business, University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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cost of capital, investment analysis, valuation

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Warren E. Buffett, 2005

Darden Case No. UVA-F-1483
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 21 Oct 2008
Robert F. Bruner and Sean Carr
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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Cash flow, efficient markets, investment analysis, valuation

Warren E. Buffett, 2005

Darden Case No. UVA-F-1483
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 21 Oct 2008
Robert F. Bruner and Sean Carr
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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Cash flow, efficient markets, investment analysis, valuation

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The Financial Detective, 2005

Darden Case No. UVA-F-1486
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 21 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 10 Apr 2019
Robert F. Bruner and Sean Carr
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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financial ratios, strategy formulation

The Wm. Wrigley Jr. Company: Capital Structure, Valuation, and Cost of Capital

Darden Case No. UVA-F-1482
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 21 Oct 2008
Robert F. Bruner and Sean Carr
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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capital structure evaluation, leverage effects, ratio analysis

The Wm. Wrigley Jr. Company: Capital Structure, Valuation, and Cost of Capital

Darden Case No. UVA-F-1482
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 21 Oct 2008
Robert F. Bruner and Sean Carr
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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capital structure evaluation, leverage effects, ratio analysis

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Teletech Corporation, 2005

Darden Case No. UVA-F-1485
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 21 Oct 2008
Robert F. Bruner and Sean Carr
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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WACC weighted average cost of capital, hurdle rate, rate of return

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Gainesboro Machine Tools Corporation

Darden Case No. UVA-F-1489
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 21 Oct 2008
Robert F. Bruner and Sean Carr
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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dividend policy, share repurchases, corporate financial strategy financial markets policy, buybacks

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Star River Electronics Ltd

Darden Case No. UVA-F-1361
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 21 Oct 2008
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business, University of Virginia - Darden School of Business, University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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capital investment, forecasting, ratio analysis

Star River Electronics Ltd

Darden Case No. UVA-F-1361
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 21 Oct 2008
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business, University of Virginia - Darden School of Business, University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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capital investment, forecasting, ratio analysis

The Battle for Value, 2004: Fedex Corp. Vs. United Parcel Service, Inc

Darden Case No. UVA-F-1484
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 21 Oct 2008
Robert F. Bruner and Sean Carr
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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corporate strategy financial analysis, ratio industry economic profit, EVA, economic value added, value creation

The Battle for Value, 2004: Fedex Corp. Vs. United Parcel Service, Inc

Darden Case No. UVA-F-1484
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 21 Oct 2008
Robert F. Bruner and Sean Carr
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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corporate strategy financial analysis, ratio industry economic profit, EVA, economic value added, value creation

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Yeats Valves and Controls Inc

Darden Case No. UVA-F-1365
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 21 Oct 2008
Robert F. Bruner and Sean Carr
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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exchange ratio, bargaining and negotiating, valuation

Yeats Valves and Controls Inc

Darden Case No. UVA-F-1365
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 21 Oct 2008
Robert F. Bruner and Sean Carr
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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exchange ratio, bargaining and negotiating, valuation

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Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc

Darden Case No. UVA-F-1479
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 21 Oct 2008
Robert F. Bruner and Sean Carr
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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financial statement analysis, financial reporting, economic value added (EVA), assessing financial health disclosure

Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc

Darden Case No. UVA-F-1479
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 21 Oct 2008
Robert F. Bruner and Sean Carr
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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financial statement analysis, financial reporting, economic value added (EVA), assessing financial health disclosure

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An Introduction to Debt Policy and Value

Darden Case No. UVA-F-0811
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 21 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 22 Jan 2019
Robert F. Bruner and Sean Carr
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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debt policy, financial policy, leverage, liability management, tax issues, Modigliani and Miller, firm valuation, debt tax shields, value additivity

An Introduction to Debt Policy and Value

Darden Case No. UVA-F-0811
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 21 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 22 Jan 2019
Robert F. Bruner and Sean Carr
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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debt policy, financial policy, leverage, liability management, tax issues, Modigliani and Miller, firm valuation, debt tax shields, value additivity

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The Investment Detective

Darden Case No. UVA-F-0813
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 21 Oct 2008
Robert F. Bruner and Sean Carr
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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capital budgeting, corporate finance, resource allocation, investment cash flow, valuation

Deutsche Bank Securities: Financing the Acquisition of Consolidated Supply S.A

Darden Case No. UVA-F-1494
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 21 Oct 2008
Robert F. Bruner and Sean Carr
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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leveraged acquisition, valuation, deal design, acquisition financing

Structuring Corporate Financial Policy: Diagnosis of Problems and Evaluation of Strategies

Darden Case No. UVA-F-1054
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 21 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 27 Nov 2018
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business, affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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corporate financial policy, financial analysis, capital structure, strategic planning

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Bill Miller and Value Trust

Darden Case No. UVA-F-1481
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 21 Oct 2008
Robert F. Bruner and Sean Carr
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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investing, efficient markets hypothesis, capital markets, investment performance, mutual funds

Bill Miller and Value Trust

Darden Case No. UVA-F-1481
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 21 Oct 2008
Robert F. Bruner and Sean Carr
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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investing, efficient markets hypothesis, capital markets, investment performance, mutual funds

Hershey Foods Corporation: Bitter Times in a Sweet Place

Darden Case No. UVA-F-1409
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 21 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 04 May 2018
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business, University of Virginia - Darden School of Business, University of Virginia - Darden School of Business, University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance, firm valuation, corporate governance, agency problem

Hershey Foods Corporation: Bitter Times in a Sweet Place

Darden Case No. UVA-F-1409
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 21 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 04 May 2018
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business, Alcoa, University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance, firm valuation, corporate governance, agency problem

Palamon Capital Partners/Teamsystem S.P.A

Darden Case No. UVA-F-1331
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 21 Oct 2008
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business, affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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private equity, valuation, discounted cash flow, multiples, leverage

Palamon Capital Partners/Teamsystem S.P.A

Darden Case No. UVA-F-1331
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 21 Oct 2008
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business, affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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private equity, valuation, discounted cash flow, multiples, leverage

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Corning Inc.: Zero Coupon Convertible Debentures (a)

Darden Case No. UVA-F-1339
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 21 Oct 2008
Robert F. Bruner and Sean Carr
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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convertible bonds, option pricing theory, bond valuation

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The Hilton-Itt Wars

Darden Case No. UVA-F-1217
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 21 Oct 2008
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business, Startec Global Communications and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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decision analysis, mergers acquisitions, probability analysis, valuation

The Hilton-Itt Wars

Darden Case No. UVA-F-1217
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 21 Oct 2008
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business, Startec Global Communications and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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decision analysis, mergers acquisitions, probability analysis, valuation

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Primus Automation Division, 2002

Darden Case No. UVA-F-1487
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 21 Oct 2008
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business, affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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leasing, lease financing, finance, debt financial innovation

Primus Automation Division, 2002

Darden Case No. UVA-F-1487
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 21 Oct 2008
Robert F. Bruner and Sean Carr
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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leasing, lease financing, finance, debt financial innovation

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Arcadian Microarray Technologies, Inc

Darden Case No. UVA-F-1496
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 21 Oct 2008
Robert F. Bruner and Sean Carr
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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terminal value, valuation, private equity, forecasting

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Deluxe Corporation

Darden Case No. UVA-F-1492
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 21 Oct 2008
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business, University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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debt financing, leverage, financial policy, cost of capital, financial flexibility, bond ratings

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Purinex, Inc

Darden Case No. UVA-F-1491
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 21 Oct 2008
Robert F. Bruner and Sean Carr
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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investment analysis, capital budgeting, financing investment analysis venture capital, early-stage financing

Purinex, Inc

Darden Case No. UVA-F-1491
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 21 Oct 2008
Robert F. Bruner and Sean Carr
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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investment analysis, capital budgeting, financing investment analysis venture capital, early-stage financing

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The Panic of 1907: Lessons Learned from the Market's Perfect Storm

Robert F. Bruner and Sean D. Carr, THE PANIC OF 1907: LESSONS FROM THE MARKET'S PERFECT STORM, New York: John Wiley & Sons, 2007
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 17 Sep 2007
Robert F. Bruner and Sean Carr
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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Compass Records

Darden Case No. UVA-F-1488
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 21 Oct 2008
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business, University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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discounted cash flow DCF capital investment, sensitivity analysis, real options

Compass Records

Darden Case No. UVA-F-1488
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 21 Oct 2008
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business, University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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discounted cash flow DCF capital investment, sensitivity analysis, real options

War of the Handbags: The Takeover Battle for Gucci Group N.V

Darden Case No. UVA-F-1473
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 21 Oct 2008
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business, Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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securities analysis, mergers acquisitions, discounted cash flow, Risk Return, Arbitrage analysis, stock dividends, stockholder relations, firm valuation

War of the Handbags: The Takeover Battle for Gucci Group N.V

Darden Case No. UVA-F-1473
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 21 Oct 2008
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business, Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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securities analysis, mergers acquisitions, discounted cash flow, Risk Return, Arbitrage analysis, stock dividends, stockholder relations, firm valuation

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General Electric's Proposed Acquisition of Honeywell

Darden Case No. UVA-F-1493
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 21 Oct 2008
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business, University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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merger, acquisition, valuation, arbitrage

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The Panic of 1907

Darden Case No. UVA-G-0619
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 16 Jun 2009
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business, University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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financial crisis, credit crunch

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Collective Action and the Financing of Innovation: Evidence from Crowdfunding

Darden Business School Working Paper No. 2450510
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 16 Jun 2014
Sean Carr
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
Downloads 412 (81,722)
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Crowdfunding, Collective Action, Entrepreneurial Finance, Innovation

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Fedex Corp. Versus United Parcel Service of America, Inc.: Who Will Deliver Returns from China?

Darden Case No. UVA-F-1601
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 05 Apr 2010
Robert F. Bruner and Sean Carr
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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value creation stock price financial ratios

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Antecedents of Entrepreneurial Decision-Making: Prediction and Control Oriented Strategies

Darden Business School Working Paper No. 2431953
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 03 May 2014
Batten Institute for Entrepreneurship and Innovation, Université d'Orléans and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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Entrepreneurship, Uncertainty, Effectuation, Experimental economics, Theories of entrepreneurship

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Euro Takeover! 2005 (F) Eurolandbank A.G.

Darden Case No. UVA-F-1502
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 21 Oct 2008
affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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mergers and acquisitions, bargaining & negotiating, takeover defense

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Euro Takeover! 2005 (a) the Target: Hoogenfood N.V

Darden Case No. UVA-F-1497
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 14 Jun 2009
affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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defense takeover, mergers and acquisitions, bargaining and negotiating

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Euro Takeover! 2005 (B) the Raider: Finance Mondiale S.A.

Darden Case No. UVA-F-1498
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 14 Jun 2009
affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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mergers and acquisitions, bargaining and negotiating, takeover defense

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Euro Takeover! 2005 (D) the White Knight: Alimentos Globales S.A.

Darden Case No. UVA-F-1500
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 14 Jun 2009
affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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mergers and acquisitions, bargaining and negotiating, takeover defense

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Euro Takeover! 2005 (C) the Lbo Sponsor: Lanza E Compagnia

Darden Case No. UVA-F-1499
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 14 Jun 2009
affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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mergers and acquisitions, bargaining and negotiating, takeover defense

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Euro Takeover! 2005 (E) Omnibank/Omnigroup Plc

Darden Case No. UVA-F-1501
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 14 Jun 2009
affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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mergers and acquisitions, bargaining and negotiating, takeover defense

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Lessons from the Financial Crisis of 1907

Journal of Applied Corporate Finance, Vol. 19, No. 4, pp. 115-124, Fall 2007
Posted: 19 Dec 2007
Robert F. Bruner and Sean Carr
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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