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Correlation Between Lobbying and Financial Success?



June 12, 2012 – Comments (1)

Not so much, according to a recent study by researchers from Rice University in Texas and Long Island University in New York. In fact, the researchers actually found a "really persistent negative relationship" between political activity and market performance.  The study also found little financial benefit in putting former federal or state officials on corporate boards of directors.

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#1) On June 14, 2012 at 5:42 PM, somrh (82.79) wrote:

I had seen a study a while back that found the exact opposite. It'd be interesting to see what differences there were in the studies and why they obtained different results:

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