Overall, 59 percent of our economists say Obama would be best for the economy long term, with 31 percent picking McCain, and 8 percent saying there would be no difference.That's according to Scott "Dilbert" Adams, who commissioned a survey of over 500 American Economic Association members. No word on who economists thought would be best for the economy short term (since in the long run, we're all dead, of course). Hat tip: Mankiw.
Tuesday, September 16, 2008
Economists prefer Obama, by a wide margin: