Measuring what counts : the global movement for well-being (Book, 2019) [WorldCat.org]
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Measuring what counts : the global movement for well-being

Author: Joseph E Stiglitz; Jean-Paul Fitoussi; Martine Durand
Publisher: New York : The New Press, 2019. ©2019
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"A bold agenda for a better way to assess societal well-being, by three of the world's leading economists and statisticians"--
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph E Stiglitz; Jean-Paul Fitoussi; Martine Durand
ISBN: 9781620975695 1620975696
OCLC Number: 1113294301
Description: xxxv, 216 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: The continued importance of the "beyond GDP" agenda --
The measurement of economic downturns --
The need to follow up on the Stiglitz-Sen-Fitoussi commission --
Country-experiences with using well-being indicators to steer policies --
Twelve recommendations on the way ahead in measuring well-being --
Annex: taking stock of progress in the "beyond GDP" measurement agenda since the 2009 commission report --
High-level expert group on the measurement of economic performance and social progress.
Responsibility: Joseph E. Stiglitz, Jean-Paul Fitoussi, and Martine Durand.

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