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# That the President manages the economy is an assumption (i)_

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That the President manages the economy is an assumption (i)_ [#permalink]  27 Jan 2017, 03:37
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That the President manages the economy is an assumption (i)_____ the prevailing wisdom that dominates electoral politics in the United States. As a result, presidential elections have become referenda on the business cycle, whose fortuitous turnings are (ii)_____ the President. Presidents are properly accountable for their executive and legislative performance, and certainly their actions may have profound effects on the economy. But these effects are (iii)_____. Unfortunately, modern political campaigns are fought on the untenable premise that Presidents can deliberately produce precise economic results.

 Blank (i) Blank (ii) Blank (iii) (A) peripheral to (D) justifiably personified in (G) usually long-lasting (B) central to (E) erroneously attributed to (H) regrettably unnoticeable (C) at odds with (F) occasionally associated with (I) largely unpredictable

[Reveal] Spoiler: OA
B,E, and I

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Re: That the President manages the economy is an assumption (i)_ [#permalink]  17 Feb 2017, 07:33
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The electorate think that the President is a savage person about economic issues, but indeed he is not or bnot always the time. As such, B,E, and I are the answers.
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