volume 25, issue 3, P222-238 2017
DOI: 10.1108/mbr-07-2017-0050
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Hyung Rok Yim, Jiangyong Lu, Seong-jin Choi

Abstract: Purpose Firms influence a government to their advantage in one of two ways: either through lobbying a government to change the rule, or through bribing bureaucrats to circumvent the rule. The purpose of this paper is to investigate whether and under what conditions do corporate political activities facilitate firm growth in a multinational context, especially in developing economies. Design/methodology/approach This study is based on the data of the World Bank’s Enterprise Survey, conducted by the World Ban…

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