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Risk assessment in accounting and auditing

Theodore J Mock

Risk assessment in accounting and auditing

a research report

by Theodore J Mock

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Published by The Canadian Certified General Accountants" Research Foundation in Vancouver, B.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Risk management -- Accounting

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 61-68

    StatementTheodore J. Mock, Ilan Vertinsky
    SeriesResearch monograph / Canadian Certified General Accountants" Research Foundation -- no. 10, Research monograph (Canadian Certified General Accountants" Research Foundation) -- no. 10
    ContributionsVertinsky, Ilan, Canadian Certified General Accountants" Research Foundation
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 68 p. ;
    Number of Pages68
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14419472M
    ISBN 100920167020

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