Tag: activist interventions

“Activist” Hedge Funds: Creators Of Lasting Wealth?

“Activist” Hedge Funds: Creators Of Lasting Wealth?

“Activist” hedge funds: creators of lasting wealth? What do the empirical studies really say? For some time now activist hedge funds have cultivated a revamped reputation as creators of lasting economic value for shareholders. Hedge funds have now found in […]

no image

“Myopic Activists” Argument Under The Microscope

This paper focuses on a claim that has been playing a central role in debates over shareholder activism and corporate governance. According to this “myopic activists” claim, activist shareholders with short investment horizon, especially activist hedge funds, push for actions […]