Pioneering economist Mark Anielski outlines the pitfalls of relying on gross domestic product (GDP) as a measure of societal wealth. Instead, we need to measure the things that matter most to us to really understand how we’re doing. And by establishing a true national balance sheet and redefining progress, we can achieve greater well-being.
Video licensed to YouTube by the International Institute of Sustainable Development and uploaded March 21, 2011. Home page mage: Patrick Hoesly.