Buyouts: when ownership by Private Equity firms matters
Analyse financière n°56 Juillet – Août – Septembre 2015
Dossier : Capital investissement, l’autre rouage du financement
Par Francesco Castellaneta, Católica Lisbon School of Business and Economics et Oliver Gottschalg, HEC
Buyouts of various types of businesses by private equity (PE) firms have grown tremendously over the past three decades. Two researchers shed light on little-studied aspects of these buyouts, including the actual effect on performance of ownership by a private equity firm and under which economic circumstances private equity governance matters most.