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Private equity, productivity and earnings

Private equity, productivity and earnings

Hall, David (2009) Private equity, productivity and earnings. Discussion Paper. PSIRU, London, UK.

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A detailed study in the USA shows that workers experience a relative fall in earnings after a takeover by private equity. Also, companies bought by private equity are at great risk of defaulting on their debts in the next 2 years.

Item Type: Monograph (Discussion Paper)
Additional Information: This report was commissioned by the trade union, Unite - the Union.
Uncontrolled Keywords: private equity, productivity, earnings, World Economic Forum (WEF), management practices, employment
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor > HD28 Management. Industrial Management
H Social Sciences > HB Economic Theory
Faculty / Department / Research Group: Faculty of Business > Public Services International Research Unit (PSIRU)
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Last Modified: 14 Oct 2016 09:04

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