TITLE

The chicken littles of the press

AUTHOR(S)
Barnes, Don
PUB. DATE
April 1994
SOURCE
National Underwriter / Life & Health Financial Services;4/25/94, Vol. 98 Issue 17, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Opinion. Cites an article in the March 19, 1994 issue of The New York Times by Michael Quint entitled `Agents' Commissions Come Under Criticism' in discussing life insurance agents and their commissions. Value judgements of Quint; Commission considerations; Other articles; Need for further verification.
ACCESSION #
9502221203

 

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