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LIMEW Reports | March 2005

Economic Well-Being in US Regions and the Red and Blue States

This report analyzes regional aspects of economic well-being according to four regions identified by the United States Census Bureau: the Northeast, Midwest, South, and West. Using the official measures and the Levy Institute Measure of Economic Well-Being (LIMEW), the authors examine how the average American household fared from 1989 to 2001 and discuss disparities in well-being among population subgroups and across regions. In light of the 2004 presidential election, the report also examines patterns of well-being in the “red” and “blue” states, where the electoral majority favored George W. Bush and John Kerry, respectively.

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Policy Note 2022/2
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Author(s): Vlassis Missos, Nikolaos Rodousakis, George Soklis
April 2022

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