GDP

Measuring How Well the Economy is Doing (VIDEO)

By and ·September 30, 2019
Fletcher School, Tufts University and Wellesley College
This conversation was recorded on August 1, 2019.

What tools do economists have to measure how well an economy is doing? Michael Klein, Executive Editor of EconoFact and Dan Sichel (Wellesley) highlight the advantages, as well as the drawbacks of focusing on gross domestic product (GDP) - a measure of the value

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