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Mergers and intellectual property in agricultural biotechnology



Mergers and intellectual property in agricultural biotechnology



Economic and social issues in agricultural biotechnology: 119-136



This paper investigates the role of intellectual property holdings in merger decisions of agricultural biotechnology firms in the USA. A brief literature survey on causal analysis of mergers and other types of restructuring is first presented. Merger histories for 111 firms are then analysed. Duration analysis is used to investigate the timing and factors influencing the merger decision.

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