Measuring gross happiness: Should Seattle be more like Bhutan?
by Ansel Herz
As the recession dragged on in 2011, America’s gross domestic product (GDP) grew only a few percent. Economists say GDP is an important indicator of the health of an economy. But is GDP the best way to measure how the country is faring? Sustainable Seattle, a local nonprofit, says GDP fails to to account for […]
Dec 28, 2011