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Audit committees

a guide for directors, management, and consultants

by Frank M. Burke

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Published by Aspen Law & Business in Gaithersburg, MD .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Audit committees -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Frank M. Burke and Dan M. Guy ; with contributing author, Kay W. Tatum ; foreword by Barbara Hackman Franklin.
    ContributionsGuy, Dan M., Tatum, Kay W.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHF5667.15 .B87 2001
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxx, 310 p. :
    Number of Pages310
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16293742M
    ISBN 10073552260X
    LC Control Number2001022203
    OCLC/WorldCa45951635

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