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Giving to Local Schools: Corporate Philanthropy, Tax Incentives, and the Ecology of Need

by Doug Guthrie; Josipa Roksa; Richard Arum; Sarah Damaske

Aug 7, 2007

This paper extends work on corporate philanthropy by arguing that we need to look not only at legal and institutional factors that shape corporate philanthropic activity but also at the ecology of the "consuming'' organizations toward which philanthropic activity is directed.