Crown corporation governance and accountability framework
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Crown corporation governance and accountability framework a review of recently proposed reforms by Tara Gray

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Published by Parliamentary Information and Research Service in [Ottawa] .
Written in English


  • Corporations, Government -- Law and legislation -- Canada.,
  • Finance, Public -- Law and legislation -- Canada.

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Edition Notes

StatementTara Gray.
SeriesBackgrounder (Library of Parliament) -- PRB 05-80E
The Physical Object
FormatElectronic resource
Pagination14 p.
Number of Pages14
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22225430M

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