What About The Yahoo-AOL Deal?

Jerry Yang’s departure as CEO will likely ensure that the much-discussed Yahoo-AOL deal will remain unconsummated at least until Jerry’s successor takes over…and probably for some time thereafter.  A deal like this will take a long time to close, and it’s hard to imagine a lame-duck CEO making this decision and then leaving it to a successor to execute.

See Also: Will Jerry’s Exit Bring Microsoft Back To The Table?

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