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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.
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.
Subject(s):
Consolidation and merger of corporationsPsychological aspects [Browse]
ISBN:
0195177401 (acid-free paper)
LCCN:
2004002987
OCLC:
54400509
Related name:
RCP:
C - S