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Long Run Performance of UK Acquiring Firms

Please critique the following article and identify methodology, gap and key findings

Limmack, R. J. (1997), Discussion of An Examination of the Long Run Performance of UK Acquiring Firms. Journal of Business Finance & Accounting, 24: 1003-1007. doi: 10.1111/1468-5957.00147.

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1. Please pay attention to your university's suggested citation style. This citation style should also tell you how to format your final paper, e.g. cover paper, headings format, etc.
In the introduction, Limmack (1997) reiterated that this particular study was built on the findings of others which I find really interesting. This is the point of doing research, that the next generation of researchers will find your findings useful and that they merit further consideration.
Specifically Limmack (1997) built on published materials discussing the observation that "the long-run post bid performance of acquiring firms appears to be significantly ...

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The solution discusses the long run performance of UK acquiring firms.