Microfilms international, ann arbor, michigan 48106, usa mis doctoral dissertations dissertation bibliography accola, wl an empirical investigation of the ef- fects of a capital budgeting computerized decision aid and cognitive ster differences on investment decisions, university of ken- tucky, 1991 ( 9219983. Search instructions the fastest way to identify and validate a dissertation is to enter the proquest publication number if you don't have this, enter a word or phrase into the search terms field or the author's last name and the first four words of the dissertation title search terms - enter a word or phrase related to the. First dissertations at wmu from 1960's • to university microfilms international ( umi) since 1967 • microfilmed and preserved to this day at iron mountain • print copy to library xx 9999 x1 • indexed in dissertation abstracts international massie, larry b brown and golden memories: western michigan. The traditional form of a dissertation (or thesis) in economics has been a treatise, a book-length exploration of a hypothesis that adds to our understanding in the decades after world war ii, all economics phd dissertations were treatises copies were deposited at university microfilms, inc at the university of michigan. Proquest dissertations & theses coverage: 1861 - description: indexes 90% of doctoral dissertations and some master's theses accepted each year in north america, plus thousands more from around the world includes free full-text (in pdf) for all u-m and big ten academic alliance institutions. Coverage of dissertation information began in 1861 with only reference citations however, since 1980 it has included searchable abstracts of doctoral dissertations, and since 1988 carried abstracts of theses full texts of more than one million dissertations and theses can be ordered in paper and microfilm.
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