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Directors and their functions

John Calhoun Baker

Directors and their functions

a preliminary study

by John Calhoun Baker

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Published by Division of research, Graduate school of business administration, Harvard university in Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • American Tobacco Company.,
    • Climax Molybdenum Company.,
    • General Foods Corporation.,
    • Standard Oil Company.,
    • Directors of corporations -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statement[by] John Calhoun Baker ...
      ContributionsHarvard University. Graduate School of Business Administration. Division of Research.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD2745 .B2
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 145 p.
      Number of Pages145
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL188569M
      LC Control Numbera 45004846
      OCLC/WorldCa232142

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