Political connections: a literature review approach

Fajar Kristanto Gautama Putra, Iman Harymawan


The aim of this study was to highlight the key finding of corporate political
connections research. This study used 61 previous studies related to
corporate political connections to develop a structured literature review. It
was found that most studies were conducted in developing countries as they
provided a unique institutional setting for conduct political connections
research. In addition, a political connection is used as independent
variables and the previous studies focuses on three related topics, which
are corporate performance, corporate action, and loan and special rights.
Literature review study become more important nowadays, as the number
of empirical quantitative research amount has been increased lately. This
analysis also has research and practical implementation for researcher,
practitioners, and regulators.


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