Measuring National Income and Growth in Resource-Rich, Income-Poor Countries
AbstractGDP, the leading economic measurement, is outdated and misleading. . . . It’s like grading a corporation based on today’s cash flow and forgetting to depreciate assets and other costs. – Joseph Stiglitz, “Good Numbers Gone Bad,” Fortune, October 2, 2006.
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Bibliographic InfoArticle provided by The World Bank in its journal Economic Premise.
Volume (Year): (2010)
Issue (Month): 28 (August)
National income; growth; natural resources; resource-rich; income-poor; GPD; wealth; assets; exports; imports;
Other versions of this item:
- Kirk Hamilton & Eduardo Ley, 2010. "Measuring National Income and Growth in Resource-Rich, Income-Poor Countries," World Bank Other Operational Studies 10165, The World Bank.
- Kirk Hamilton & Eduardo Ley, 2010. "Measuring National Income and Growth in Resource-Rich, Income-Poor Countries," World Bank Other Operational Studies 11081, The World Bank.
- Q2 - Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics - - Renewable Resources and Conservation
- Q3 - Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics - - Nonrenewable Resources and Conservation
- Q56 - Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics - - Environmental Economics - - - Environment and Development; Environment and Trade; Sustainability; Environmental Accounts and Accounting; Environmental Equity; Population Growth
- H6 - Public Economics - - National Budget, Deficit, and Debt
- E64 - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics - - Macroeconomic Policy, Macroeconomic Aspects of Public Finance, and General Outlook - - - Incomes Policy; Price Policy
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