Fair game

Fenyvesi, C.
January 1992
U.S. News & World Report;1/20/92, Vol. 112 Issue 2, p21
Reports that Prof. Ray Fair, who teaches economics at Yale, believes he has developed a statistical model that can predict the outcome of presidential elections with eerie clairvoyance. The complex formula is based on personal income growth and the inflation rate, and it discounts the unemployment rate. His claim that it has accurately picked the winner of the last 19 elections; How President George Bush could win; What could cause Bush to lose.


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