Private Equity at Work: When Wall Street Manages Main Street

Private Equity at Work: When Wall Street Manages Main Street

by Eileen Appelbaum, Rosemary Batt

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ISBN-13: 9781610448185
Publisher: Russell Sage Foundation
Publication date: 03/31/2014
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 395
Sales rank: 1,137,898
File size: 2 MB

About the Author

EILEEN APPELBAUM is senior economist at the Center for Economic and Policy Research, Washington, D.C. and Visiting Professor in the Management Department, University of Leicester, UK. ROSEMARY BATT is the Alice Hanson Cook Professor of Women and Work at the Industrial and Labor Relations School, Cornell University.

Table of Contents

Contents List of Illustrations About the Authors Acknowledgements Chapter 1. Private Equity: Investors as Managers Chapter 2. Institutional Change and the Emergence of Private Equity Chapter 3. The Business Model: How Private Equity Makes Money Chapter 4. The Effects of the Financial Crisis, 2008 to 2012 Chapter 5. The Middle Market—Increasing Focus After the Crisis Chapter 6. How Well Do Private Equity Funds Perform? Chapter 7. Private Equity’s Effects on Jobs and Labor Chapter 8. Dilemmas for Pension Funds as Limited Partners Chapter 9. Regulating Private Equity Notes References Index

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