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  • Study: Even in competitive markets, shareholders bear burden of corruption

    Photo of Gies College of Business accounting professor Nerissa Brown.

    While the U.S. traditionally ranks low on worldwide corruption indices, domestic political corruption still imposes substantial costs on U.S. shareholders, according to new research co-written by Gies College of Business accounting professor Nerissa Brown.

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  • Editor’s notes:  To contact Nerissa Brown, call 217-300-7694; email nerissab@illinois.edu.

    The paper “Political corruption and firm value in the U.S.: Do rents and monitoring matter?” is available online.

    DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/s10551-019-04181-0