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go public
a. (of a private company) to issue shares for subscription by the public
b. to reveal publicly hitherto confidential information
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Otherwise, it would be necessary to model voters' beliefs in the face of competing messages, and the president's decision calculus would need to explicitly include the counterresponse of rivals if the president goes public.
The venture capitalist helps the start-up with capital and advice for a period of time and then leaves the company when it goes public.
Also, many IPOs can fall just as fast as they've skyrocketed in the aftermarket, the volatile three- to six-month period after a firm goes public.