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Finally Kicking the GDP Habit

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04/24/2020Joseph Solis-Mullen

GDP is fine for counting things like washing machines. But it is quite useless for counting other basic indicators of the quality of life.

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Original Article: "Finally Kicking the GDP Habit​"

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Joseph Solis-Mullen

A graduate of Spring Arbor University and the University of Illinois, Joseph Solis-Mullen is a political scientist and graduate student in the economics department at the University of Missouri. An independent researcher and journalist, his work can be found at the Ludwig Von Mises Institute, Eurasian Review, Libertarian Institute, Journal of the American Revolution, Antiwar.com, and the Journal of Libertarian Studies. You can contact him through his website http://www.jsmwritings.com or find him on Twitter @solis_mullen.

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