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Catching the dragon

IN RECENT weeks, economists at the World Bank, the International Monetary Fund and Goldman Sachs, a bank, have tentatively suggested that within a …

India

China's Premier Li Keqiang sets out economic goals

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1149000/1149974_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524155688_49e7913d1c91ee6a3cb3eab2ff519d5b<p><b>China's Premier Li Keqiang unveiled a lower growth target and pledged tighter environmental controls as he opened parliament's annual …

China

Michael Porter unveils new health and happiness index

The Harvard professor, who created the concept of shared value, hopes to bring social and environmental considerations to the top of the policy and corporate agenda<p>Can Harvard professor Michael Porter do for wellbeing and happiness what others have so far failed to achieve?<p>The creator of the shared …

Economics

5 Reasons Why a GPI Should Replace the GDP

Economists deny that Gross Domestic Product (GDP) was ever intended as a metric of overall country progress or well-being. However, that’s how it is …

Social Progress Imperative

2018 Social Progress Index: US States<p><b>The newly released index shows the growing US economy is not working for millions of Americans who face stagnant</b> …

Demographics

WHAT'S WRONG WITH THE GDP?

Since its introduction during World War II as a measure of wartime production capacity, the Gross National Product (now routinely measured as Gross …

Economics

Financial Times

Top stories<p>Naval exercise billed as largest ever underscores rising tension in western Pacific<p>Friday, 13 April, 2018<p>President facing opposition in …

Wells Fargo

What does GDP really tell us about economic growth?

It's one of the most important numbers in economics, but is GDP a good measure of our economic recovery?<p>For the first time this year, the Office for National Statistics will release data on our economic well-being, giving us a better idea of how the recovery has impacted ordinary …

GDP apostasy

IN AN officially atheist country, one form of worship actively encouraged by the Chinese government has been devotion to GDP. From village chiefs to …

Economics

GDP gives way to growth quality|Editorials

Instead of giving a specific GDP target for Shanghai this year, the mayor said in his report to the city's People's Congress on Sunday that steady …

Economics

What GDP revisions reveal about the shadow economy

Back in 2009, the United Nations Statistical Commission endorsed a revision to the System of National Accounts (SNA), which sets the international …

Economics
Economics

One chart showing all the world's countries ranked by how big and rich they are

A great chart is circulating on Twitter from Ian Bremmer that shows which countries have the strongest economies and how big they are.<p>It is from the World Bank's International Comparison Program, which is one of the most exhaustive research sources on the world's wealth and who has it.<p>GDP per …

Economics

Beyond GDP

ANNIVERSARIES are a good occasion to try something new. So when the Skoll World Forum, a big shindig for social entrepreneurs, celebrated its tenth …

The wages of sin: Why do drugs and prostitution contribute so much more to Italy's GDP than any other European country?

• <b>Italy's GDP up by one per cent when including 'estimated illegal activities'</b>• <b><br>Spain followed with a 0.9 per cent boost thanks to prostitution and</b> …

Canada's GDP grew 2.4% in final quarter of 2014, beating forecasts

Growth slower than pace seen in 3rd quarter but greater than expectations<p>Canada's gross domestic product expanded by 0.6 per cent in the final three …