Horizontal and Vertical Integration

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Business Growth Strategy - Horizontal and Vertical Integration

Mergers and acquisitions are ways in which firms can generate growth measured by expectations of higher profits and linked to higher profits is expected higher stock values. Growth in profits in mergers and acquisitions arise through gains: in economies of scale; gains in economies of scope; and, sometime by gains in both economies of scale and scope.

What is the difference between an economy of scale and an economy of scope?

Identify a recent merger/acquisition and use it to and explain: was the merger/acquisition predominately about gaining economies of scale or economies scope?

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What is the difference between an economy of scale and an economy of scope?
According to Baumers, Dickens and Tick, (2016) economy of scope is the
manufacturing benefits with regard to manufacturing costs that accrue a company in a
situation whereby such a company decides to manufacture two or more different products
in the...

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