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Kennedy: GDP Measures Everything Except That Which Makes Life Worthwhile

http://www2.mccombs.utexas.edu/faculty/michael.brandl/main%20page%20items/Kennedy%20on%20GNP.htm

 

 

 

Robert F. Kennedy on what GNP means.

Below is a quote from Bobby Kennedy on what the Gross National Product means and more importantly what it does not mean.  He would have a made a… Continue reading

GDP is an Imperfect Measure of Progress

GDP is unable to measure wellbeing or decipher economic goods from bads.  It is a methodology that has attempted to measure wealth and increasingly it is being questioned as governments and economists look for alternative, more accurate measures of… Continue reading

More to Life than Money – UK to Measure Happiness

Happiness is no longer a woolly subject…

 

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-11756049

Government ‘planning to measure people’s happiness’

Critics wonder whether happiness can truly be measured Continue reading the main story

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