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Investigation of the Relationship between M&A and Corporate Hedge

Li, Xinxin LU and Wang, Shiyu (2016) BUSN89 20161
Department of Business Administration
Abstract
This study intends to conclude the theoretical explanation and obtain empirical support for the relationship between M&A and corporate hedge. It applies Logit and Tobit Model to test two null hypotheses about M&A, along with six other proxies that are seen as determinants of corporate hedging activity. The result proves that corporate hedge is affected by mergers and acquisitions. First, M&A will increase the likelihood of doing hedging. Then, M&A have positive impact on hedging activity, the increase in M&A would cause firm to do more hedge.
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author
Li, Xinxin LU and Wang, Shiyu
supervisor
organization
course
BUSN89 20161
year
type
H1 - Master's Degree (One Year)
subject
keywords
Hedging, M&A, Corporate risk management, Oil and gas industry
language
English
id
8880958
date added to LUP
2016-08-22 12:50:36
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2016-08-22 12:50:36
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  abstract     = {This study intends to conclude the theoretical explanation and obtain empirical support for the relationship between M&A and corporate hedge. It applies Logit and Tobit Model to test two null hypotheses about M&A, along with six other proxies that are seen as determinants of corporate hedging activity. The result proves that corporate hedge is affected by mergers and acquisitions. First, M&A will increase the likelihood of doing hedging. Then, M&A have positive impact on hedging activity, the increase in M&A would cause firm to do more hedge.},
  author       = {Li, Xinxin and Wang, Shiyu},
  keyword      = {Hedging,M&A,Corporate risk management,Oil and gas industry},
  language     = {eng},
  note         = {Student Paper},
  title        = {Investigation of the Relationship between M&A and Corporate Hedge},
  year         = {2016},
}