Nicola Mirc is Associate professor in Management Science, specialising in Strategy at Toulouse School of Management (University of Toulouse) and École Polytechnique. She is a researcher at TSM Research, focused on strategy. She is also an associate researcher at the CRG of Ecole Polytechnique, where she obtained her doctorate in 2011.
Her work revolves around the management of organisational integration in mergers and acquisitions, which she studies mainly through a structurally-centered approach focused on the evolution of social networks during the post-acquisition period.
Domaines de recherche
Mergers and acquisitions (organisational integration)
Social networks analysis
Articles (ranked journals)
MIRC, N., A.ROUZIES, S.TEERIKANGAS, "Do academics actually collaborate in the study of interdisciplinary phenomena? –a look at half a century of research on mergers and acquisitions", European Management Review, Fall 2017, vol. 14, no. 3, pp. 333-357
Press articles, interviews
MIRC, N. - "Fusions-acquisitions : Les troupes doivent adhérer au projet." - 2017, Le Monde, supplément "Économie et entreprise"
MIRC, N., A.ROUZIÈS, K.SELE, D.ANGWIN, "When matching routines meet – a routine dynamic perspective on post-acquisition integration" in Stratégique Management Society (SMS) Special Conference Collaborative Strategies: New Thinking about Alliances, Mergers, and Acquisitions., 2017, San Jose, USA
Conferences, symposiums, workshops
MIRC, N., N.STEIGENBERGER, M.EBERS, "Merging social networks in corporate acquisitions: antecedents and effects of network brokerage" XXXVI Sunbelt Social Networks Conference of the International Network for Social Network Analysis (INSNA). 2016, Newport Beach, USA
Chapters of books
MIRC, N., P.VERY, "Acquisition brokers as resource to ensure acquisition integration" in Handbook On International Alliance And Network Research., J. Larimo and N. Nummela Ed., Edward Elgar, pp. 413-437, 2015
MIRC, N., "Merging social networks – contributions and challenges of social network analysis to study post-acquisition integration" in The Routledge Companion on Mergers and Acquisitions., O. Meglio, D. R. King and A. Risberg Eds, Routledge, pp. 259-271, 2015