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10 March 2014 By Edward Hadas

A new study moves beyond the typical GDP barometer of progress. Equally weighting income, education and life expectancy, Leandro Prados de la Escosura found the poor are better off than their GDP suggests and global welfare inequality has fallen. It’s a useful fresh perspective.

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