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Review of Major Companies Merger Failures in The First Decade of 21 st Century

  title={Review of Major Companies Merger Failures in The First Decade of 21 st Century},
  author={Dr. Ram Shukla},
This paper proposes an explanation as to why some mergers fail, based on the information obtained from different research papers published by different authors worldwide. I propose that failure may result from informational asymmetries arising from the pre-merger period, and problems of cooperation and coordination within recently merged firms. I also believe that a partner may optimally agree to merge and abstain from putting forth any post-merger efforts, counting on the other partner to make… 
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