Pre-analysis article: Measuring Growth

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This is not economic growth
Economic growth as a concept is deeply riddled with problems. The word growth implies that there is a thing getting bigger, but the economy is not a thing – it’s a complex network, untold numbers of products and services, some of which will expand while others decline, some emerge and some fades.
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Do also read the article summing up the critique of GNP from the French Commission "GNP is not happiness"
 

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