Claisen - Haase rearrangement of enol esters

Gogan, F. ; O'Briain, A. E. ; Philbin, E. M. ; O'Connor, N. S. ; Timoney, R. F. ; Wheeler, T. S. (1958) Claisen - Haase rearrangement of enol esters Tetrahedron, 3 (2). pp. 140-143. ISSN 0040-4020

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The Claisen-Haase rearrangement of ß-acyloxyacrylates, RC(O·COR') : CH·CO2Et, into the isomeric diacylacetates, RCO·CH(COR')·CO2Et, is subject to base and acid catalysis. The reaction is intermolecular when base-catalysed and probably intramolecular when acid-catalysed.

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