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Taking your company public

Philip W. Taggart

Taking your company public

red lights & green lights for a go/no-go decision

by Philip W. Taggart

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Published by AMACOM in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Going public (Securities)

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 211-212) and index.

    StatementPhilip W. Taggart and Roy Alexander, with Robert M. Arnold.
    ContributionsAlexander, Roy, 1925-, Arnold, Robert M.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHG4028.S7 T35 1991
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 220 p. :
    Number of Pages220
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1890585M
    ISBN 100814411517
    LC Control Number90055576
    OCLC/WorldCa22543293

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