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When numbers fall short

19 January 2018 By Edward Hadas

GDP has become an idol. “The Growth Delusion” condemns the idolatry, because this measure includes too much of some things and not enough of others. But author David Pilling misses the revolutionary implication. Economies are too complex to be summed up in a single figure.

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