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Title New venture investment : choices and consequences / edited by Ari Ginsberg and Iftekhar Hasan
Published Amsterdam ; Boston : Elsevier, 2003
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Description 1 online resource (x vii, 301 pages) : illustrations
Contents Asymmetry of information and of beliefs in venture capital / Yarom Landskroner and Jacob Paroush -- Venture capital investing and the "Calcutta auction" / Sridhar Sesahdri, Zur Shapira and Christopher L. Tucci -- The entrepreneur's initial contact with a venture capitalist : why good projects may choose to wait / Tom Burglund and Edvard Johansson -- How should entrepreneurs choose their investors? / Dima Leshchinskii -- In quest for equity partners : the determinants of the going public-large blockholder choice / Michele Bagella, Leonardo Becchetti and Barbara Martini -- Exit decisions of entrepreneurial firms : IPOs versus M & As / Ilgaz Arikan -- Venture capital in financial systems : historical and modern perpectives / Richard Sylla -- Canadian labour sponsored venture capital corporations : bain or boon? / Douglas J. Cumming and Jeffrey G. MacIntosh -- 'New' stock markets in Europe : a 'new' exit for venture capital investments / Fabio Bertoni and Giancarlo Giudici -- Post-issue performance of hot IPOs / Annika Sandström and Joakim Westerholm -- Is accounting information relevant to valuing European Internet IPOs? / Pieter Knauff, Peter Roosenboom and Tjalling van der Goot --Deliberate underpricing and price support : venture backed and nonventured backed IPOS / Bill Francis, Iftekhar Hasan and Chengru Hu
Summary New venture founders and their sponsors seek to create economic value by finding and commercializing new and better ways of doing things. Their common goal, which also defines the purpose of the entrepreneurial process itself, requires a better grasp of the key elements that influence the choices involved in attempting to create economic value under highly uncertain conditions. It also requires a deeper understanding of the consequences of new venture investment as well as the various contextual factors that influence investment decisions and venture outcomes. When confronted with a particula
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Subject New business enterprises -- Finance.
Venture capital.
Form Electronic book
Author Ginsberg, Ari.
Hasan, Iftekhar.
ISBN 0080497411 (electronic bk.)
9780080497419 (electronic bk.)
(Cloth)