Who were the best presidents for the economy? The Motley Fool has published an interesting set of data highlighting various economic variables and the performance of presidents
from Teddy Roosevelt to Barack Obama. The data might surprise you.
But rather than a way to place undue blame or praise on particular presidents, we think each president should indicate a time period in history and each subsequent loss or gain should be placed in context. A similar statement could be made about an earlier post on whether democrats or republicans are better for the markets
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Stock Market Performance
Real GDP Per Capita