100 Economics Question of the Day: An Intermittent Blog: Question of the Fundament

Saturday, December 09, 2006

Question of the Fundament

Given that no corporation in its right management would ever attempt to maximize GDP, why do economists believe that GDP is an appropriate benchmark for a society?

(Cross-posted at Snark of the Day, but rather a serious question if you think about it.)

2 Comments:

Blogger Futuristics said...

NICE Blog :)

13 March, 2008 10:55  
Blogger rdan said...

Hi Ken. Rdan here. Could you e-mail from Angry Bear? Have a question.

29 April, 2008 16:00  

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