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Entrepreneurship and Small Firms , 5/e

David Deakins
Mark Freel

ISBN: 0077121624
Copyright year: 2009

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Entrepreneurship and Small Firms, 5e provides a comprehensive analysis of entrepreneurship by integrating academic theory with the day-to-day realities that entrepreneurs may encounter. This fully updated edition contains the latest research developments as well as practical assignments, examples, and real-life case studies throughout the text to reinforce the learning process.

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