Tagged: gross domestic product
To help overcome inequality, the latest global gathering of economic statisticians agrees, we need to do much more than total up an economy’s goods and services.
A webinar revealing stories from Massachusetts, Maryland, the Mid-Atlantic Transition Hub, and Vermont in using the Genuine Progress Indicator (GPI).
A great webinar featuring IPS' Daphne Wysham and John Talberth of Center for Sustainable Economy about "How Maryland is Leading the World to a More Equitable and Sustainable Economy."
The Institute for Policy Studies' Genuine Progress Project joins Demos in welcoming Maryland Governor Martin O'Malley and Earth Institute Director Jeffrey Sachs for a dialogue on measuring and sustaining what matters in the 21st-Century Economy.
Sachs and O'Malley to discuss how Gross Domestic Product can be replaced by other wellbeing indicators to help policymakers to make better choices for a sustainable future.
An increasing GDP may demonstrate growth in gross transactions, but it may not indicate that the majority of us are better-off.