Mergers '97 NPR's Jim Zarroli reports that corporations merged and acquired at a record pace in 1997, with big mergers taking place in a wide variety of industries. Analysts that while the pace of mergers may have picked up in 1997, many of these combinations are of dubious value to shareholders.
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Mergers '97

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Mergers '97

Mergers '97

Mergers '97

Only Available in Archive Formats.

NPR's Jim Zarroli reports that corporations merged and acquired at a record pace in 1997, with big mergers taking place in a wide variety of industries. Analysts that while the pace of mergers may have picked up in 1997, many of these combinations are of dubious value to shareholders.