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Oliver E. Williamson

DefinitionOliver Eaton Williamson is an American economist, a professor at the University of California, Berkeley, and recipient of the 2009 Nobel Memorial Prize in...

Saturday Night Special

What is 'Saturday Night Special' An obsolete takeover strategy where one company attempted a takeover of another company by making a sudden...

Failed Break

What is 'Failed Break' A price movement through an identified level of support or resistance that does not have enough momentum to...

George A. Akerlof

DefinitionGeorge Arthur Akerlof is an American economist who is a University Professor at the McCourt School of Public Policy at Georgetown University and Koshland...

Daniel L. McFadden

DefinitionDaniel Little McFadden is an American econometrician who shared the 2000 Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences with James Heckman. McFadden's share of the...

Magna Cum Laude

What is 'Magna Cum Laude' Magna cum laude is an academic level of distinction used by educational institutions to signify an academic...

John Harsanyi

DefinitionJohn Charles Harsanyi was a Hungarian-American economist. John Harsanyi What is 'John Harsanyi' An economist who won the Nobel Memorial Prize in...

John Bates Clark Medal

DefinitionThe John Bates Clark Medal is awarded by the American Economic Association to "that American economist under the age of forty who is adjudged...

Takeover

What is a 'Takeover' A takeover occurs when an acquiring company makes a bid in an effort to assume control of a...

Haas School of Business

What is 'Haas School of Business' The business school at the University of Berkeley. It offers a wide variety of programs, including...

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