Real options analysis in mergers and acquisitions

Krishnamurti, Chandrasekhar and Vishwanath, S. R. (2008) Real options analysis in mergers and acquisitions. In: Mergers, acquisitions and corporate restructuring. Sage Publications , New Delhi, India , pp. 115-145. ISBN 978-0-7619-3586-5

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Chapter objectives:
- Introduces real options analysis as an alternative to the DCF methodology
- Outlines the different types of real options
- Highlights the types of real options encountered in mergers and acquisitions

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Item Type: Book Chapter (Commonwealth Reporting Category B)
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Additional Information: Chapter 5. Author's version unavailable in electronic format. Print copy held in USQ Library at call no. 658.16 Mer.
Depositing User: Professor Chandrasekhar Krishnamurti
Faculty / Department / School: Historic - Faculty of Business - School of Accounting, Economics and Finance
Date Deposited: 05 Aug 2010 01:15
Last Modified: 02 Jul 2013 23:38
Uncontrolled Keywords: real options analysis; real options; call options; put options; American options; European options; cash flow; mergers
Fields of Research : 15 Commerce, Management, Tourism and Services > 1502 Banking, Finance and Investment > 150201 Finance
15 Commerce, Management, Tourism and Services > 1502 Banking, Finance and Investment > 150205 Investment and Risk Management
14 Economics > 1402 Applied Economics > 140210 International Economics and International Finance
Socio-Economic Objective: B Economic Development > 91 Economic Framework > 9101 Macroeconomics > 910109 Savings and Investments

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