Certain Trends Could Hurt Product Innovation

Nisbet III, James B.
December 1998
National Underwriter / Life & Health Financial Services;12/14/98, Vol. 102 Issue 50, p11
Examines several trends in the American insurance industry that could hurt product innovation. Includes the move towards patenting insurance innovations; Occurrence of multiple corporate restructurings and mergers that have diverted innovation fundings; Purchase of policies through the Internet with almost no human intervention.


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