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Establishing financial accounting standards report of the Study on Establishment of Accounting Principles. by American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. Study on Establishment of Accounting Principles.

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Published by American Institute of Certified Public Accountants in [New York] .
Written in English


  • Accounting -- Standards,
  • Financial statements

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

LC ClassificationsHF5635 .A478
The Physical Object
Pagination105 p.
Number of Pages105
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5297085M
LC Control Number72077164

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