Posts Tagged ‘Stiglitz Commission’

  • GDP...16843_5.2_9209625-gdp

    The GDP: French Labor

    Feb 27, 13 • 299 Views • No Comments

    By changing its GDP, France could make its economy look more robust. It also might defuse criticism from the CEO of tire maker Titan. Yes? Probably not but the issues are fascinating. In 2008, French President Nicholas Sarkozy asked Nobel Prize winning...  [read more]

  • Measuring Happiness

    Dec 29, 09 • 341 Views • No Comments

    On September 27, I questioned whether anyone could develop a better measure of well-being than the GDP even when Dr. Stiglitz’s commission suggested the possibility. Perhaps confirming the challenge, several lists of state happiness levels were recently...  [read more]