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It shows absolutely, in no uncertain terms, exactly who and what affected the economy as described by the Dow. It shows which party was in power as the Dow surged and it shows when the Dow Faltered.

One big problem with this: time lag.

The economy doesn't make step changes on inauguration day. The previous administration's policies continue to affect the economy for a while (years?) and the new administration's policies don't even kick in until congress is in session, etc.

So the correlation will be flawed, and I doubt it could be sorted out to pinpoint which policy caused which effect. Lord knows Clinton has tried to take credit for what was done by the Republican Congress!

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