A tale of two mergers: What we can learn from agricultural biotechnology event studies

Journal Article (Journal Article)

This study employs event study analysis to examine two mergers and acquisitions (M&A) of publicly traded firms. The stock price effect of these combinations in the agricultural biotechnology industry indicates a market expectation of their profitability. The paper also discusses the broader context of agricultural biotechnology M&A activity in the 1990s, focusing on innovation and competition.

Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • King, JL; Wilson, NLW; Naseem, A

Published Date

  • December 1, 2002

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 5 / 1

Start / End Page

  • 14 - 19

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 1522-936X

Citation Source

  • Scopus