Ecuador, Bhutan and Thailand think beyond GDP

Three countries are rather surprisingly breaking new ground in broadening their national development goals beyond the crudely economistic metric of GDP.  Jeremy Williams here has featured them in his blog that constantly offers excellent substantive material that is relevant to the future of Spaceship Earth. Unfortunately the much richer, high-environmental-impact OECD nations seem less inclined to incorporate a broader measure and vision of human and planetary well-being into their national goals for the future.

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