Researching the IPO dreamscape could be practical or theoretical. There is also the investor perspective, which could be a mix of practical and theoretical. For every small businessperson hoping to make it big by taking a company public, there's an investor dreaming of the profits to be made by buying shares in newly public companies. Information source for IPO dreamscape includes: 1. books for your dreams, 2. bibliographic databases, 3. public information, and 4. Hoover's IPO Central. Whether your dream is to take a company public, make money from an IPO, or simply help someone researching the topic, resources are plentiful to keep these dreams from turning into nightmares.
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