Egalitarian-minded economics are pushing for a ‘GDP 2.0’ — and getting some lawmaker help.
An innovative binational analysis details how plutocracy is squeezing low and middle income Americans.
GDP is high. Unemployment is low. Why are we still seeing unprecedented levels of economic inequality?
To help overcome inequality, the latest global gathering of economic statisticians agrees, we need to do much more than total up an economy’s goods and services.
A webinar revealing stories from Massachusetts, Maryland, the Mid-Atlantic Transition Hub, and Vermont in using the Genuine Progress Indicator (GPI).
How Dr. King would view this day and the need to move beyond GDP.
It is easy to fall under the misconception that GDP is a reliable indicator of economic growth or of a country’s well-being.
Jeffrey Sachs, Maryland Governor Martin O’Malley to Speak at “Beyond the Great Recession and Beyond GDP” Event
Sachs and O’Malley to discuss how Gross Domestic Product can be replaced by other wellbeing indicators to help policymakers to make better choices for a sustainable future.
And we finally have a nation that’s taking that reality to heart.
Standard economic growth indicators aren’t yielding enough information, especially when it comes to inequality.
Report uses Genuine Progress Indicator, finds that a more equitable level of income could generate $65 billion in benefits for Maryland
A new IPS report lays out a strategy for fostering Genuine Progress in Maryland.
A chance to speak out before tax day to say how we want our money spent!
Extreme weather doesn’t boost the economy.
Those job numbers are good for Obama, but don’t say whether the economy is truly getting healthier.