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Does Your Country's GDP Tell You How Healthy It Is?

Gross Domestic Product (or, GDP) is the go-to number when looking to measure how well a country is doing. But, is it reliable or actually misleading?

30 Oct< 1 minute listen

Series Intro: Does Your Country's GDP Tell You How Well Its Doing?

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23 Oct6 minute listen

Gillian Tett: To GDP — or not to GDP?

The Financial Times

July 20186 minute listen

How statisticians are coping with an economy that you can't touch

The Independent

Oct 20186 minute listen

Paul Krugman: Are the Danes Melancholy? Are the Swedes Sad?

The New York Times

Sept 20187 minute listen

Noah Smith: Five Essential Numbers Needed to Measure an Economy

Bloomberg

30 Oct< 1 minute listen

Conclusion: Does Your Country's GDP Tell You How Well Its Doing?

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