NEW YORK - Running against the tenets of his political party and possibly the best interests of his company, Wade Dokken, president and CEO of American Skandia of Shelton, Conn., has come out strongly in favor of privatization of Social Security. Dokken's views also stand out from those of the industry, which as an organized group, has been noncommittal on the issue.

Dokken's views on the subject are explained in a new book, "New Century, New Deal," published by Regnery Publishing of Washington, D.C., on Oct. 1.

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