Summary: Which Presidents Are Better For Jobs? The Answer Depends on Race and Ethnicity

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A Summary of: Which Presidents Are Best for Jobs? A Brief Analysis by Race It has become a sport among economic commentators to gauge presidential performance by the number of jobs each has created. This is questionable on several grounds, the most important one being that presidents may or may not have that much influence on the job market at …

Which Presidents Are Best for Jobs? A Brief Analysis by Race and Ethnicity

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It has become a sport among economic commentators to gauge presidential performance by the number of jobs each has created. This is questionable on several grounds: (1) differences in presidential term lengths give two term presidents an unfair advantage, (2) policies of the predecessor may influence the early period of a presidential term, (3) presidential policies may take some time …