TAPS study by Christopher Claasen, Patrick Tucker, and Steven S. Smith explores people's perception of the words "conservative" and "liberal."
About the Weidenbaum Center
The Weidenbaum Center on the Economy, Government, and Public Policy, directed by Professor Steven S. Smith, supports cutting-edge social science research and sponsors a wide variety of public policy programs. The Center is named in honor of Murray Weidenbaum, a Washington University economist who served as Assistant Secretary of the Treasury for Economic Policy and Chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers. Its website is located at http://wc.wustl.edu.