A Chinese migrant worker walks past a poster showing the planned skyline of Beijing. Photo: EPA

How should we measure a country’s economy? At Davos, mavericks claim focusing on GDP alone is no longer enough

Developed in 1934 by economist Simon Kuznets to help the United States chart an escape from the Great Depression, GDP measures the total value of a country’s goods and services over quarters and years

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A Chinese migrant worker walks past a poster showing the planned skyline of Beijing. Photo: EPA
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