Main Content

FT: Voters ill-equipped for economic debate

Election Economics

Voters Are Ill-Equipped for Economic Debate - Comment in the FT by Professor Stephen Cecchetti
October 6, 2004

Elections are a mixed bag. For those happy with the status quo, they bring the risk of unwanted change; for others, there is hope of renewal. But regardless of whether you support the incumbent or the challenger, modern elections can be profoundly depressing.