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Junk bonds : how high yield securities restructured corporate America

Author: Glenn Yago
Publisher: New York ; Oxford : Oxford University Press, 1991.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This is a study of the high yield bond market, popularly called 'junk bonds.' Glenn Yago has studied how companies that use junk bond financing compare in economic performance with their industry averages. This book shows that, contrary to what might be assumed, especially in view of the mixed reputation junk bonds have, the performance of these companies was superior in the vast majority of cases.
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Genre/Form: Ressources Internet
Case studies
Livre électronique (Descripteur de forme)
Ressource Internet (Descripteur de forme)
Livres numériques
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Yago, Glenn.
Junk bonds.
New York ; Oxford : Oxford University Press, 1991
(DLC) 90035876
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Glenn Yago
ISBN: 9786610524334 6610524335
OCLC Number: 300412515
Notes: Titre de l'écran-titre (visionné le 3 oct. 2008).
Description: 1 ressource en ligne (xi, 249 pages) : illustrations
Contents: The rhetoric and reality of junk bonds --
The origins of junk --
The role of corporate debt --
Analyzing high yield securities --
The impact of junk bonds on industrial performance --
High yield companies in focus --
Leveraged buyouts, corporate restructuring, and debt in the 1980s --
LBO companies --
Leveraged buyouts and industrial competitiveness --
Public policy responses to high yield bonds --
Shake-outs and showdowns in the capital market --
Toward a new economy.
Responsibility: Glenn Yago.
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Three hearty, full-throated cheers for Glenn Yago's book and research. He dispassionately makes a strong case for passion-drenched junk bonds. I've long beleived that high-yield securities were the Read more...

 
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