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(Let me ask you about some of the possible causes of the recession that we have seen in this country recently.) Do you feel that... Union wage demands...was a major cause of the recession, a minor cause, or hardly a cause at all for the recession? (Source: Harris Survey, Nov, 1976)


Subpopulation/Note: . Partial response only
63%
Major cause

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Methodology: Conducted by Louis Harris & Associates during November, 1976 and based on 1,532 telephone interviews. Sample: National adult. [USHARRIS.112276.R1F] (View Citation)

Topics: ECONOMICS LABOR





In the next four years, who do you think would do a better job on...Bringing the country out of recession--the Republicans or the Democrats? (Source: Harris Survey, Dec, 1975)


48%
Democrats

16%
Republicans

24%
No difference (Vol.)

12%
Not sure

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Methodology: Conducted by Louis Harris & Associates, December 20 - December 30, 1975 and based on 1,394 telephone interviews. Sample: National adult. [USHARRIS.031176.R04] (View Citation)

Topics: PARTIES FUTURE ECONOMICS





(I want to ask you about some proposals that economists say would have a definite effect on controlling inflation. But while they would help in the long run, they would mean sacrifices and hardships in the next year or so. As I read each one would you tell me if you'd be willing to see it done because of its long run benefit, or not willing to see it done because the short term effects would be too severe?)... Cut back on pollution and safety regulations that raise the cost of products even if it slows progress on pollution and safety (Source: Roper Report 75-10, Oct, 1975)


Subpopulation/Note: 'B' half of sample.
39%
Willing to see done

45%
Not willing to see done

16%
Don't know

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Methodology: Conducted by Roper Organization, October 29 - November 8, 1975 and based on 2,007 personal interviews. Sample: National adult. [USROPER.75-10.R12BC] (View Citation)

Topics: ECONOMICS ENVIRONMENT

Dataset: USRPRR1975-10







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