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Cutting to the core : how to measure well-being

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Abstract: Since 1972, economists and others have tried to supplant GDP-driven indicators with measures that take human well-being into account. But how easy is that, and how close are we? This article discusses how to measure well-being.
Authors: Veiga, J.E. da
Category: General
End Page: 19
Serial number: 19
ISSN: [1874-2033]
Journal: The Broker
Keywords: economic development , social development
Language: eng
Organization: The Broker
Year: 2010
Right: © 2010 IDP. This article has been licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 3.0 Unported license.
Subject: Development Cooperation General
Start Page: 16
Title: Cutting to the core : how to measure well-being