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Only 29% Think U.S. Has World's Best Economy

Tuesday, October 04, 2011

Perhaps these views are driven in part by the increased skepticism that Americans have about President Obama's economic advisers. Just  31% are at least somewhat confident in those who advise the president on economic policy, with only 14% who are Very Confident. Sixty-three percent (63%) lack confidence in the president’s economic advisers, including 44% who are Not At All Confident in them.

The number of adults confident in Obama’s economic advisers has fallen from 41% in September 2010. Fifty-seven percent (57%) put little or not faith in those advisers at that time.

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