The Market for Corporate Control
Lecture no. 16 from the course: Financial Literacy: Finding Your Way in the Financial Markets
Taught by Professor Connel Fullenkamp | 29 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Economics & Finance Courses
Move on to a market where entire companies are bought and sold, fortunes are made and lost, and yet—frequently—no money changes hands. As you delve into what economists call the market for corporate control, learn what it means to buy and sell corporate control and how mergers, acquisitions, hostile takeovers, and stock swaps operate.