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Obstacles to financing minority enterprises

United States Commission on Civil Rights. District of Columbia Advisory Committee.

Obstacles to financing minority enterprises

a report of the District of Columbia Advisory Committee to the United States Commission on Civil Rights, prepared for the information and consideration of the Commission.

by United States Commission on Civil Rights. District of Columbia Advisory Committee.

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Published by U.S. Commission on Civil Rights in Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Minority business enterprises -- United States -- Finance.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD2346.U5 U5 1974
      The Physical Object
      Pagination68 p. :
      Number of Pages68
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5166378M
      LC Control Number74601379

      Full text of "An assessment of the minority enterprise small business investment company as an effective vehicle for providing venture capital to black other formats. on behalf of the nation’s minority-owned firms in support of their growth and global competitiveness. VISION. Economic prosperity. for. all American business enterprises. MISSION. To promote the growth of minority-owned business through the mobilization and advancement of public and private sector programs, policy, and research. 3. Corporate governance is a central issue in modern financial economics. Extant literature studies the relation between the efficiency of equity market, bank financing and corporate governance, respectively. Equity capital markets potentially efficiently price capital and provide a mechanism for active corporate control (Gompers et al., ). At Cited by:


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