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Brian Richter

Assistant Professor

Department:     Business, Government & Society

Industry Areas:     Public Policy, Strategic Management

Research Areas:     Corporate Social Responsibility, Economics, Governmental Regulation, Public Policy, Strategy

Staff Profile


Andrew Kerner, Jane Sumner, and Brian Richter. 2020. Offshore Production's Effect on Americans' Attitudes toward Trade. Business and Politics 22(3), 539-571.


Adam Fremeth, Brian Richter, and Brandon Schaufele. 2018. Spillovers from Regulating Corporate Campaign Contributions. Journal of Regulatory Economics 54(3), 244-265.


Brian Richter and Timothy Werner. 2017. Campaign Contributions from Corporate Executives in Lieu of Political Action Committees. Journal of Law, Economics and Organization 33(3), 443-474.


Adam R. Fremeth, Guy L. F. Holburn, and Brian Richter. 2016. Bridging Qualitative and Quantitative Methods in Organizational Research: Applications of Synthetic Control Methodology in the US Automobile Industry. Organization Science 27(2), 462-482.


Adam Fremeth, Brian Richter, and Brandon Schaufele. 2016. Motivations for Corporate Political Activity, in Strategy Beyond Markets (Advances in Strategic Management, Vol. 34) , John M. De Figueiredo, et al. ed. Emerald Group Publishing, 161-191.


Robert J. Carroll, David M. Primo, and Brian Richter. 2016. Using Item Response Theory to Improve Measurement in Strategic Management Research: An Application to Corporate Social Responsibility. Strategic Management Journal 37(1), 66-85.


Brian Richter and Timothy Werner. 2015. Sources of Congressional Candidates' Funds: Does Interest Group Money Dominate?, in Interest Group Politics, 9th ed., Allan J. Cigler, Burdett A. Loomis, and Anthony J. Nownes, eds. Washington, DC: CQ Press, 155-175.


John M. de Figueiredo and Brian Richter. 2014. Advancing the Empirical Research on Lobbying. Annual Review of Political Science 17, 163-185.


Brian Richter, Ken Cohen, and John Harrington. 2014. Do Business and Politics Mix? Harvard Business Review 92(11), 133-137.


Brian Richter, Adam Fremeth, and Brandon Schaufele. 2013. Campaign Contributions over CEOs' Careers. American Economic Journal: Applied Economics 5(3).


Brian Richter and Jeffrey F. Timmons. 2012. Why Not Adopt Better Institutions? Oxford Development Studies 40(2), 272-281.


Adam Fremeth and Brian Richter. 2011. Profiting from Environmental Regulatory Uncertainty: Integrated Strategies for Competitive Advantage. California Management Review 54(1), 145-165.


Brian Richter, Krislert Samphantharak, and Jeffrey F. Timmons. 2009. Lobbying and Taxes. American Journal of Political Science 53(4), 893-909.