What is growth? We always hear politicians talking about how we need to “grow the economy.” What does this mean? What is wrong with just staying the same? How do we measure growth?
To help you with your investigation, here are three links:
1. Jeff Rubin’s article on how Denmark consumes resources
2. The World Happiness Report
3. Statistics Canada – Do a search for GDP. What is GDP? What is taken into consideration?
Is there a better way, based on what you have read, to assess a country’s health?