Analyzing the Performance of Third-Party Candidates

The U.S. presidential election is just under one month away with the race between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump nearing the end. In such a contentious race, you might think that this is the perfect environment for a strong third-party candidate to do well. Why isn’t that the case? In this short video, you’ll hear from Jim McCaughan, CEO, Principal Global Investors, and Charles Lipson, Professor of Political Science & Co-Director of the Program on International Politics, Economics, and Security, University of Chicago, regarding why third-party candidates haven’t performed well in this election.

 

Click here to listen to their full conversation on the global implications of the U.S. presidential election.

 

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