Trust in Public Institutions over the Business Cycle
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The authors would like to thank Philip Cook for helpful comments, Don Kohn for useful conversations, and John Coglianese for truly outstanding research assistance. The authors wish to disclose that they obtained access to data from the Gallup World Poll and from recent Gallup polls due to a consulting relationship with Gallup. The views expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.