Institutional Investors and Corporate Governance
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Institutional Investors and Corporate Governance Best Practices for Increasing Corporate Value by Carolyn Kay Brancato

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Published by Irwin Professional Publishing .
Written in English


  • Corporate finance,
  • Investment & securities,
  • Stockbrokers,
  • Executive Management,
  • Institutional Investment,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • Investments & Securities - General,
  • Corporate governance,
  • Institutional investors

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The Physical Object
Number of Pages242
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8138062M
ISBN 100786305584
ISBN 109780786305582

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