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Adam Abdulrahman

Full-time PhD Candidate
    Degrees:BCom, concentration in Finance (Carleton University), MBA, concentration in Financial Management (Carleton University)


    Area of Research: Finance

    I will be focusing my research on understanding the impact of mergers and acquisitions (M&A) on the rivals of those involved in the transaction. With the majority of studies in the M&A field conducted based on the bidder, the target, or both, little emphasis has been placed on the effect of a transaction on the competitors’ stock price, more specifically.
    Therefore, I would like to pursue this research issue whilst identifying potential similarities and differences in factors such as transaction size, firm size, industry, and country of operations.

    Supervisor: Dr. Isaac Otchere