# Fundamental groups of toroidal compactifications

@article{Kasparian2014FundamentalGO, title={Fundamental groups of toroidal compactifications}, author={Azniv Kasparian and Gregory Sankaran}, journal={arXiv: Algebraic Geometry}, year={2014} }

We compute the fundamental group of a toroidal compactification of a Hermitian locally symmetric space $D/\Gamma$, without assuming either that $\Gamma$is neat or that it is arithmetic. We also give bounds for the first Betti number.

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