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The Pattern of M & A Integration: A Literature Review

DOI: 10.4236/ajibm.2018.82019, PP. 313-326

Keywords: M & As, M & A Integration, Integration Pattern, Integration Strategy

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Since the very first M & A integration pattern was proposed, Haspeslagh and Jemison put forward the most prominent model, with Strategic Interdependence and Organizational Autonomy as basic dimensions, and many other types were developed beyond their basis. Through extensive literature review, this paper sorts out the definition of M & A integration pattern and explores the influencing factors in decision making of appropriate mode in M & A integration. It is a summary on research of M & A integration pattern and points out the directions for future research.

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