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Fiscal model model: Trump with small lead


The Fiscal model model published an updated prediction of the election result. According to the model, Clinton will obtain 48.2% of the two-party vote share, while Trump will end up with 51.8%.

Putting the results in context

As any other method, models are subject to bias. Thus, as a general rule, you should not have too much faith in the results of a single econometric model. At the very least, one should examine how a model's results compare to benchmark forecasts.

Results in comparison to other econometric models

An average of recent econometric models has Trump at 50.4% of the two-party vote. Relative to numbers in the Fiscal model model Trump's econometric model average is 1.4 percentage points worse.

The Fiscal model model in comparison with PollyVote's prediction

The current PollyVote foresees Trump to gain 47.5% of the two-party vote. PollyVote currently predicts Trump to gain 4.3 percentage points less compared to the results of the Fiscal model model.

This article was automatically generated by the PollyBot, which uses algorithms developed by AX Semantics to generate text from data stored in our API. The exact dataset underlying this particular article can be found here.

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