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Campaign Contributions – What Do They Buy and Should They be Capped?

  • Thomas Stratmann

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Article provided by Ifo Institute for Economic Research at the University of Munich in its journal DICE.

Volume (Year): 9 (2011)
Issue (Month): 1 (05)
Pages: 17-20

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Handle: RePEc:ces:ifodic:v:9:y:2011:i:1:p:17-20
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  1. Grossman, G.M. & Helpman, E., 1992. "Protection for Sale," Papers 21-92, Tel Aviv.
  2. Stratmann, Thomas, 2002. "Can Special Interests Buy Congressional Votes? Evidence from Financial Services Legislation," Journal of Law and Economics, University of Chicago Press, vol. 45(2), pages 345-73, October.
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