Presidential plays

Kadlec, Daniel
November 1996
Time;11/4/1996, Vol. 148 Issue 21, p70
Looks at the reaction of the United States stock market to the anticipated victory of President Bill Clinton in the 1996 presidential race. The percent increase in the Dow Jones industrial average in the two months preceding the election; Comments from Mark Melcher of Prudential Securities; The prospect of a Democratic legislative sweep; Background on Wall Street's ability to predict economic policy.


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