Rimi Zakaria, Whitney Douglas Fernandez, William D. Schneper
The purpose of this study is to explain how factors relating to resource availability affect managerial risk-taking with regard to the geographic and institutional proximity of cross-border merger and acquisition (M&A) targets. The paper further considers the impact of organizational learning by testing the moderating effect of the acquiring firms’ prior international M&A experience.
This study uses linear regression with robust standard errors to account for depe…
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