Is Lobbying a Good Investment? - State and Federal Communications

October 11, 2011  •  

Is Lobbying a Good Investment?

chartThe Economist reported on a recent study by the analysis firm Strategas, which says companies that spend more on lobbying do better over time on the S&P 500.

Here is the article in the Economist: “Money and politics: Ask what your country can do for you” from October 1, 2011.

Brad Plumer also covered the story in “The outsized returns from lobbying” from yesterday’s Washington Post.

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