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Case for a Corporate Democracy Act of 1980

Case for a Corporate Democracy Act of 1980

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Published by Americans Concerned About Corporate Power in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Corporation law -- United States.,
  • Corporations -- Political activity.,
  • Big business -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Mark Green [et al.]
    ContributionsGreen, Mark J., Public Citizens Congress Watch., Council on Economic Priorities., AFL-CIO. Building and Construction Trades Dept.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination127 p. :
    Number of Pages127
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17764102M

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