TITLE

A conceptual framework for planned growth

AUTHOR(S)
Singhvi, Surendra S.
PUB. DATE
October 1974
SOURCE
Advanced Management Journal (03621863);Fall74, Vol. 39 Issue 4, p43
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a conceptual framework for planned corporate growth. Measurement of corporate growth; Sources of growth; Uses of the proposed framework; Difference between true growth and expansion; Classification of opportunities to improve the rate of return.
ACCESSION #
4607709

 

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