Expert Commentary: The Urge to Merge in the Pharmaceutical Industry

Whittington, Richard (2001) Expert Commentary: The Urge to Merge in the Pharmaceutical Industry. European Management Journal, 19 (4). pp. 441-442.

Abstract

The economics of mergers are doubtful — we know that more broadly, and the case indicates the same in the pharmaceutical industry specifically. Yet still big businesses strive to get bigger. We should look more widely than to economics for our explanations.

Item Type: Article
Subject(s): Strategy; Entrepreneurship & Global business
Centre: Faculty of Strategy, Entrepreneurship and International Business
Date Deposited: 19 Dec 2011 11:15
Last Modified: 23 Oct 2015 14:06
URI: http://eureka.sbs.ox.ac.uk/id/eprint/1772

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