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Presidential popularity rises and falls with the stock market

Fauvelle-Aymar, Christine and Stegmaier, Mary (2013) Presidential popularity rises and falls with the stock market. LSE American Politics and Policy (USAPP) Blog (23 Sep 2013). Website.

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While economists and financial analysts have long been interested in the impact of stock market changes on the financial decisions of individuals, especially at times of booms and busts, political scientists have just recently started to analyze how stockholding and market performance affect Americans’ attitudes and political behavior. A recent study by Christine Fauvelle-Aymar and Mary Stegmaier finds that U.S. presidential approval responds to changes in the U.S. stock market in predictable ways.

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Additional Information: © 2013 LSE USAPP
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HC Economic History and Conditions
H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare. Criminology
J Political Science > JK Political institutions (United States)
Date Deposited: 23 Jun 2014 12:41
Last Modified: 16 May 2024 07:04

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