Red State/ Blue State: An Update of Correlations Beteeen the 2008 Presidential Elections and State Social Characteristics
4 Pages Posted: 11 Jan 2009 Last revised: 30 May 2016
Date Written: January 10, 2009
The paper runs correlations btween state statistics, mostly taken from the Census,The data show that there are significant differences between the Obama and McCain states in education, income, and income distribution.
Keywords: presidential elections, red state, blue state, social statistics
JEL Classification: D71, D72, I39, Z10
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