TITLE

Bad practices in industry need action not reports

AUTHOR(S)
Pitcher, George
PUB. DATE
June 2002
SOURCE
Marketing Week;6/27/2002, Vol. 25 Issue 26, p27
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Calls for action in dealing with corrupt practices in British industry. Role of institutional investors; Complaints of institutional investors against companies; Corporate governance issues.
ACCESSION #
6927759

 

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