politics influence

Getting the Deal Done
LI, J. T. | LI, Peixin | WANG, Baolian

Recently, the amount of outward foreign direct investment from emerging economies has been growing at a rapid pace, with numerous state-owned enterprises (SOEs) being part of the process. State ownership affects not only the resou ...

Politics and the Consumption of Luxury Goods
DUBOIS, David | KIM, Christine | PARK, Brian

Political views can tell us a lot about a person, not just what they might do in the ballot box. How someone sees their place in the social hierarchy, or whether they consider themselves liberal or conservative, can affect the dec ...

Compromising Welfare

The US Constitution includes many checks and balances that necessitate the ruling party to compromise with the opposition. The study by Prof Deniz OKAT looks into the nominations to the judiciary and found that confirmation in the ...

The Influence of Politics on Innovation
BHATTACHARYA, Utpal | HSU, Po-Hsuan | TIAN, Xuan | XU, Yan

Technological innovation plays a key role in promoting a nation’s long-term economic growth and competitive advantage. When it comes to innovation, politics is an important factor to consider, as politicians have the abili ...