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The influence of auditor term length and term limits on US state general obligation bond ratings

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  • Mark Schelker

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Article provided by Springer in its journal Public Choice.

Volume (Year): 150 (2012)
Issue (Month): 1 (January)
Pages: 27-49

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Handle: RePEc:kap:pubcho:v:150:y:2012:i:1:p:27-49

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Keywords: Public auditor; Term length; Term limit; Credit rating; Fiscal policy; H83; D70; H10;

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  1. Schelker, Mark, 2012. "Auditor expertise: Evidence from the public sector," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 116(3), pages 432-435.

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