In the video below, Motley Fool host Chris Hill interviews famed prediction-maker Nate Silver about which is a more reliable indicator of our economic recovery: GDP growth or the performance of the stock market, i.e., the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJINDICES:^DJI) and the S&P 500 (SNPINDEX:^GSPC).

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