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The Wall Street MBA, Second Edition, 2nd Edition by Reuben Advani

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Chapter | 7COST OF CAPITAL

At this point, you have made it reasonably far into this book and are feeling pretty good about yourself. That’s all fine and dandy, but no good book on financial concepts would be complete without a section that causes you to rethink your intellect and, more important, your value as a contributing member of society. For that reason, I give you cost of capital.

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