Best Websites for Financial Professionals, Business Appraisers, and Accountants / Edition 2

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Now the authors of Best Websites for Financial Professionals, Business Appraisers, and Accountants have revised and updated their book to be more valuable than ever. Three new chapters show Web surfers how to find and utilize portals and vortals, market data, and public records, as well as how to access portions of the Internet not readily accessible through traditional means. To make the book even more valuable, the authors have added information that the busy professional can use to find industry statistics, reviews to determine the quality of a site, and guidance on how to evaluate investment sites. An invaluable tool for financial professionals who need easy access to a broad range of up-to-date financial and business information, the Second Edition of Best Websites for Financial Professionals, Business Appraisers, and Accountants can cut your Web-related research time in half and help you find the information you need to make the best decisions for your clients.
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Two professional researchers with expertise in business and technology pull together what they've found to be the most useful Web resources for accountants and financial analysts engaged in consulting work. They cover Web search engines as well as free and fee-based sources of information in the areas of economic research, industry research, public and private company analysis, executive compensation and salaries, mergers and acquisitions, intellectual property, tax and accounting, and international business. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780471333388
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 8/8/2003
  • Edition description: Second Edition
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 272
  • Product dimensions: 7.52 (w) x 9.31 (h) x 0.63 (d)

Table of Contents

About the Authors
Ch. 1 Searching the Internet 1
Ch. 2 Portals and Vortals 21
Ch. 3 Websites for Conducting Economic Research 37
Ch. 4 Industry Sites 57
Ch. 5 Market Data 75
Ch. 6 Public Company Data 83
Ch. 7 Sites for Private Company Analysis 99
Ch. 8 Salary and Executive Compensation Surveys 111
Ch. 9 Websites for Conducting Merger and Acquisition Research 129
Ch. 10 Websites for Intellectual Property Research 151
Ch. 11 Tax and Accounting Sites 175
Ch. 12 Websites for International Business Research 195
Ch. 13 Public Records 223
Index 231
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