Philip Ball

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  • Mara Faccio, Ronald W Masulis, John J Mcconnell, Philip Ball, Art Bond, Amar Durnev +13 others
  • 2005
We analyze the likelihood of government bailouts in a sample of 450 politically-connected (but publicly-traded) firms from 35 countries over the period 1997 through 2002. We find that politically-connected firms are significantly more likely to be bailed out than similar non-connected firms. Additionally, politically-connected firms are disproportionately(More)
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