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1 - Exploring the World of Business
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more about the companies presented in the chapter
Related Internet Resources:
Topic 1: Speaking on Behalf of Business
Better Business Bureau
U.S. Chamber of Commerce
Topic 2: Government Sources for Business and Economic Information
U.S. Department of Commerce
Bureau of Economic Analysis
Topic 3: Popular Business Publications
The Wall Street Journal
Bloomberg Financial News
The Economist - UK
Enews (Gateway to a variety of sources)
Pathfinder (Gateway to a variety
Topic 4: Big Business .. Who's Who
Top Global 500
Topic 5: Business Cycles - Explanations and Predictions
The Conference Board