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CREATION OR EXTRACTION: THE ROLE OF PRIVATE EQUITY

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The debate around when, how and to whom private equity adds value is a perennial debate among both academic and policymakers. This lecture will review the economics of private equity — the sources of any possible value-add — and the large academic literature documenting its effects.


Lecturer: Ayako Yasuda (UC Davis)


Date: December 14th, 2020

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