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Capital Markets & Corporate Governance: Reference Resources

The course guide covers the theoretical underpinnings of corporate governance viewed in the historical and contemporary context.

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Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary, Tenth Ed.  Allows regular and wildcard searching, so you can find all the words ending in a given suffix. 

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Webster Thesaurus  It is an online version of the Merriam-Webster Thesaurus.  It is an online version of Roget's Thesaurus of English words and phrases.


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Online version of the Encyclopedia Britannica. Use this powerful resource to search or browse for information in encyclopedias, magazines, videos, and Web sites.

Highbeam Encyclopedia has more than 100 trusted sources, including encyclopedias, dictionaries, and thesauruses with facts, definitions, biographies, synonyms, pronunciation keys, word origins, and abbreviations.


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