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The investor"s dilemma how mutual funds are betraying your trust and what to do about it by Louis Lowenstein

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Published by John Wiley & Sons in Hoboken, N.J .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Mutual funds -- United States.,
  • Investments.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementLouis Lowenstein.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHG4930 .L689 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21883123M
ISBN 109780470117651
LC Control Number2007043553

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