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The new financial capitalists : Kohlberg Kravis Roberts and the creation of corporate value

Author: George P Baker; George David Smith
Publisher: Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1998.
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KKR's founders had little inkling of what they would accomplish when they set up shop in 1976 to practice their unusual method of acquiring small companies. Throughout the 1980s, KKR drove the scale and scope of the leveraged buyout (LBO) to unprecedented heights by acquiring companies largely with debt, making managers owners, and monitoring performance closely. Their goal was to improve the long-term value of the
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Baker, George P. (George Pierce).
New financial capitalists.
Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1998
(DLC) 98028007
(OCoLC)39360753
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: George P Baker; George David Smith
ISBN: 0511001207 9780511001208 9780511581687 0511581688
OCLC Number: 47009635
Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 257 pages) : illustrations
Contents: 1. The Rebirth of Financial Capitalism --
2. Recasting the Role of Debt: Creative Leverage and Buyout Financing --
3. Redefining Value in Owner-Managed Corporations --
4. When Risk Becomes Real: Managing Buyouts in Distress --
5. KKR as an Institutional Form: Structure, Function, and Character --
6. Into the Mainstream: KKR in the 1990s.
Responsibility: George P. Baker, George David Smith.
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