288 pages; (August 1996)
Explains the best practices of corporation, professionals, and investors in obtaining the information necessary to make a good decision on whether or not to invest in a business. Also compiles the longest list published so far of actual questions that can or should be asked and answered. Going beyond the usual financial information, suggests questions about management, products and services, research, technology, real estate and facilities, marketing, pricing, public relations, human resources, and other aspects. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.