FIN 488: Mergers, Restructuring & Corporate Control


FIN 488, LEC B2 - Mergers, Restructuring, and Corporate Control

Instructor: Vikas Mehrotra

Financial and economic aspects of corporate mergers, restructuring, downsizing, and bankruptcy are examined. Relations between corporate structure and performance are investigated. Specific attention is paid to the roles of top management and boards of directors. Special issues relating to privatization and restructuring in former socialist economies are studied.

Prerequisite: FIN 301 and FIN 412.