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Virtual value added

16 Dec 2014 By John Foley

A change to the way activity is measured added 3 percent to last year’s GDP. It may be closer to global norms, but new accounting for concepts like research and rent still relies on guesswork. Behaviour speaks louder than big economic aggregates, and what it says is concerning.

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