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GDP, Free Trade, and Prosperity

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07/29/2020Matthew Tanous

GDP is not a useful measure of the material prosperity of a nation, and the way GDP is measured tends to hide the benefits of free trade.

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Original Article: "GDP, Free Trade, and Prosperity​".

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Matthew Tanous

Matthew Tanous is a professional software developer with an autodidactic interest in economics, history, philosophy, and science. He is a main contributor for the blog Disinthrallment.