Accounting for goodwill: its effect on enterprise and social economy
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Accounting for goodwill: its effect on enterprise and social economy by Barindra Kumar Basu

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Published by Nababharat Publishers in Calcutta .
Written in English


  • Goodwill (Commerce) -- Accounting.

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Statement[by] B. K. Basu.
LC ClassificationsHF5681.G6 B36
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 141 p.
Number of Pages141
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5400144M
LC Control Number72903282

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