Regulatory Exploitation and the Market for Corporate Controls
NBER Working Paper No. 12438
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We thank Tom Hubbard, Ilyana Kuziemko, Michael Mazzeo, Tomas Philipson, Douglas Staiger, Scott Stern, Robert Town, William White, and participants at various conferences and seminars for helpful comments. We are grateful to Laurence Baker for sharing his data with us, and to Feng Susan Li, Michael Loquercio, and Subramaniam Ramanarayanan for expert research assistance.