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Campaign contributions as a commitment device


  • Zacharias Maniadis



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  • Zacharias Maniadis, 2009. "Campaign contributions as a commitment device," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 139(3), pages 301-315, June.
  • Handle: RePEc:kap:pubcho:v:139:y:2009:i:3:p:301-315
    DOI: 10.1007/s11127-009-9394-2

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    1. Jürgen Huber & Michael Kirchler, 2013. "Corporate campaign contributions and abnormal stock returns after presidential elections," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 156(1), pages 285-307, July.

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    Campaign contributions; Probabilistic voting; Policy commitment; P16; P48; C72;

    JEL classification:

    • P16 - Economic Systems - - Capitalist Systems - - - Political Economy of Capitalism
    • P48 - Economic Systems - - Other Economic Systems - - - Political Economy; Legal Institutions; Property Rights; Natural Resources; Energy; Environment; Regional Studies
    • C72 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Game Theory and Bargaining Theory - - - Noncooperative Games


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