Amrita Nain in the classroom
August 31, 2017
Kevin Hardy

While many mergers are driven by desires to find inefficiencies and thus cut costs through a joint operation, Amrita Nain, associate professor of finance, doesn't think that's a leading factor for why United Technologies wants to merge with Rockwell Collins. She believes acquiring Rockwell Collins would bolster its buying power, offering the conglomerate "a better position to squeeze their suppliers for lower prices." Read more in this Des Moines Register article.