Corporate Influence and Political Corruption: Lessons from Stock Market Reactions to Political Events
By Jeffrey Milyo
This article appeared in the Summer 2014 issue of The Independent Review


Movements in stock prices provide important clues for understanding the effect of campaign contributions on the decisions of elected officials. What they tell us challenges widespread beliefs about corporate donations and political favoritism.

Other Independent Review articles by Jeffrey Milyo
    Spring 1999   The Political Economics of Campaign Finance

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