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Economic Insecurity and Political Trust in the United States

Wroe, Andrew (2016) Economic Insecurity and Political Trust in the United States. American Politics Research, 44 (1). pp. 131-163. ISSN 1532-673X. E-ISSN 1559-7745. (doi:10.1177/1532673X15597745) (KAR id:50095)

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Extant research demonstrates that citizens’ evaluations of national economic

political institutions, whereas evaluations of their own economic situation

Studies data and more apposite measures of personal economic privation

the extent to which citizens perceive themselves and their families to be

effect on political trust. Indeed, the effect at least matches those of macroeconomic

a new dimension to our understanding of the economy–trust nexus and

effects on political behavior.

Item Type: Article
DOI/Identification number: 10.1177/1532673X15597745
Additional information: Published on OnlineFirst on 7 August 2015
Uncontrolled keywords: trust in government; economic insecurity; risk; prospect theory; perceptions
Subjects: H Social Sciences
H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
J Political Science
J Political Science > JA Political science (General)
J Political Science > JK Political institutions and public administration (United States)
Divisions: Divisions > Division of Human and Social Sciences > School of Politics and International Relations
Depositing User: Andrew Wroe
Date Deposited: 10 Aug 2015 16:03 UTC
Last Modified: 16 Feb 2021 13:27 UTC
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