Proceedings of the 2016 2nd International Conference on Economy, Management, Law and Education (EMLE 2016)

Impact of Conducting Mergers and Acquisitions on Relieving Financial Constraint Based on the Evidence from Chinese Listed Companies

Authors
Yunhe Deng, Jian Wu
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Yunhe Deng
Available Online December 2016.
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/emle-16.2017.6How to use a DOI?
Keywords
financial constraint; M&A; cash flow; Tobin Q
Abstract
This paper studies the relationship between M&A and relieving financial constraint. This paper hypothesizes that M&A transactions can relieve the financial constraint of firm. It models the relation between investment expenditure and internal cash flow. The extent to relieved financial constraint is captured by sensitivity of investment to interaction term between cash flow and dummy MA. Study empirically tests the sensitivities by using 150 Chinese listed companies who conducted M&A transactions during 2011 to 2014.using both Eviews 8 and SPSS 17.0 for data analysis and processing, the conclusion is obtained that the financial constraint is relieved after conducting M&A.
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Proceedings
2016 2nd International Conference on Economy, Management, Law and Education (EMLE 2016)
Part of series
Advances in Economics, Business and Management Research
Publication Date
December 2016
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978-94-6252-291-6
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2352-5428
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https://doi.org/10.2991/emle-16.2017.6How to use a DOI?
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