Beware the winner's curse : victories that can sink you and your company / G. Anandalingam and Henry C. Lucas, Jr.

Author
Anandalingam, G. [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
England ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2004.
Description
xi, 242 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.

Details

Subject(s)
Consolidation and merger of corporationsPsychological aspects [Browse]
Related name
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
Origin of the winner's curse -- The spectrum auction fiasco -- Hubris and the urge to merge and acquire -- The curse can appear anywhere -- The mad scramble to acquire optical technology -- Dot-coms : on top of the world for a while -- Winners and losers in the securities industry -- Complacency in the computer industry -- Winning is not everything -- Avoiding the winner's curse.
ISBN
0195177401 (acid-free paper)
LCCN
2004002987
OCLC
54400509
RCP
C - S