Mergers, Acquisitions, and Corporate Restructuring

Catalog Search > Management & Business > FINA.6050

Note: This course is not available for the current semester.

Course No: FINA.6050; Last Offered: No Data;

Course Description

This course examines the process by which takeovers and other corporate control transactions take place. Of particular interest will be the empirical evidence of capital market reactions to control transactions, to defensive measures by management against takeover bids and the valuation effects of these activities. We will also investigate restructuring activities that have significant effects on firm assets, liabilities, and equity claims, as well as their underlying economic motives. A Major focus will be the interaction of strategic planning, valuation, financial strategies, and investment decisions in the life cycle of the firm. This course is indispensable for those who plan to pursue careers in corporate finance, investment banking, private equity, and management consulting.

Prerequisites & Notes

  • Prerequisites: FINA.6010 Corporate Finance.
  • Special Notes:
  • Credits: 3;

Questions About This Course?

Contact the Advising Center at 978-934-2474 or

Use the Back button in your browser to go back to search results.