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assumption of deserving reward the expectation that an organization or individual will make large profits regardless of their contribution to the economy or company

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Definitions of ’entitlement’ and meaning of ’entitlement’ are from the book publication, QFINANCE – The Ultimate Resource, © 2009 Bloomsbury Information Ltd. Find definitions for ’entitlement’ and other financial terms with our online QFINANCE Financial Dictionary.

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