Costs and Benefits of Business Information

  title={Costs and Benefits of Business Information},
  author={Robert K. Elliott},
This article analyzes the costs and benefits of disclosures of information by profit-making enterprises. It excludes the costs and benefits of disclosure by governmental entities and private-sector, not-for-profit entities. Entirely different issues arise when disclosure must be related to the goals and effective functioning of democracy and charitable undertakings. Even when narrowed, however, the range of enterprise disclosure to be considered is enormous. It can vary from none to complete… CONTINUE READING

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