TITLE

Internet-Related Acquisitions Dominate Deals in First Half 2000; More Consolidation To Come

PUB. DATE
August 2000
SOURCE
Electronic Education Report;08/02/2000, Vol. 7 Issue 15, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that Internet-related educational technology acquisitions dominated the first half of the year 2000.
ACCESSION #
3457430

 

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