2 edition of Corporate governance for new directors found in the catalog.
Corporate governance for new directors
Michael L. Whitener
Includes bibliographical references (p. -110).
|Contributions||Walton, Robert N., Redding, Blake.|
|LC Classifications||KF1422 .W48 2008|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||113 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||113|
|LC Control Number||2009289241|
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