Risk Management: internal audit"s role in its introduction and application.
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Risk Management: internal audit"s role in its introduction and application. by Alan Hodgson

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Published by University of Central England in Birmingham in Birmingham .
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Thesis - (M.Sc.) - University of Central England in Birmingham, 2000.

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