Collective action and the supply of campaign contributions

Joel M. Guttman

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Theoretical interest has recently centered on the interaction of self-interested actors in the voluntary provision of a public good. This paper tests three proposed models against each other in the process of explaining differences between firms in political campaign contributions. The Cournot model of collective action is rejected for the interaction of the observed firms.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)221-241
Number of pages21
JournalEuropean Journal of Political Economy
Issue number2
StatePublished - 1985


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