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On being a professional in a "Big Six" firm

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  • Grey, C., 1998. "On being a professional in a "Big Six" firm," Accounting, Organizations and Society, Elsevier, vol. 23(5-6), pages 569-587.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:aosoci:v:23:y:1998:i:5-6:p:569-587
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