Does Campaign Spending on Advertising Determine Market Share?

O'Brien, William F.
March 2002
Journal of Business & Economic Studies;Spring2002, Vol. 8 Issue 1, p65
Academic Journal
Investigates the impact of campaign spending on the probability of election. Relationship between votes and contribution; Patterns of spending among political parties; Determinants of vote share.


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