AllianceBernstein's Frank Caruso and Robert Brown recently examined the issue: Do the U.S. Elections Matter for Investors? Their research included:
- Does the party in the White House affect stock market performance?
- Is there a correlation between GDP growth and the White House?
- Is there a relationship between long-term capital gains rates and stock market returns?
- How are top marginal tax rates related to stock market returns?
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