Activity of Central Eastern Europe Countries on Mergers and Acquisitions Market

Bogna Kazmierska-Jozwiak

Abstract


Corporate growth often takes a form of mergers and acquisitions (M&A). It is quite well known that mergers and acquisitions come in waves - so far, six waves have been researched. The fifth and sixth were observed not only in developed, but also in emerging countries. Central and Eastern Europe’s share of the global M&A market is negligible; however, during the recent years, emerging European countries have been very eager to take part in M&A projects. The main aim of the paper is to analyse the activity of Central and Eastern Europe (CEE) countries on the M&A market.

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5755/j01.ss.83.1.6864


Keywords


mergers and acquisitions; M&A; mergers waves; Central and Eastern Europe

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