TITLE

HAS LARRY TISCH LOST HIS TOUCH? As president of CBS, the redoubtable billionaire has neither run the company nor managed its assets very well. Still, merger rumors have been making him even richer

AUTHOR(S)
Labich, Kenneth; Caminiti, Susan
PUB. DATE
February 1990
SOURCE
Fortune;2/26/1990, Vol. 121 Issue 5, p99
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
57868645

 

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