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Indication of A Good Economy

Indicator of Good Economuy

Americans are not stupid, the number one indication of a good economy is how much they can purchase with their cash. The survey from The Economist/YouGov and article from Axios:

A new poll is the latest sign that while jobs numbers are good and the stock market may be at an all-time high, Americans are overwhelmingly grading the economy by the price they see on the shelves.

Political party breakdown: 40% of Democrats said this was the best indicator, while 73% of Republicans said the same.

The intrigue: Prices paid hasn’t always been the top indicator of choice. When YouGov asked the question in August 2020, 44% picked the unemployment rate (while 25% chose costs).

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By Courtenay Brown ·Dec 13, 2021