Federal regulation of insurance

by John Widmer Cowee

Publisher: Univiversity of Wisconsin, School of Commerce, Bureau of Business Research and Service in Madison

Written in English
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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 83-89.

StatementJohn W. Cowee, under the direction of Charles C. Center.
SeriesWisconsin commerce reports ;, v. 2, no. 3 (Sept. 1948), Bulletin of the University of Wisconsin ;, ser. no. 3043, Bulletin of the University of Wisconsin., no. 2817
LC ClassificationsHG8535 .C63
The Physical Object
Pagination89 p. ;
Number of Pages89
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6043376M
LC Control Number48047660

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