Hearing the Voice of the Future: Trump vs Clinton
Published: March 2019
Professor Narita examines the impact of decreasing birth rates and aging populations on outcomes of political elections.
Using a model that weights votes based on age, Professor Narita analyzes the 2016 U.S. presidential election between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump. He finds that, when weighting by life-expectancy, the 2016 election results favor Hillary Clinton.
Abstract and Citation
NARITA Yusuke, 2019. "Hearing the Voice of the Future: Trump vs Clinton," Discussion papers 19025, Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry (RIETI).