The Stock Market is not the Economy, the GDP is not the Economy

A commentary on the shallowness of media and popular dialogue about the economy. I have read that the inventor of the GDP figure never intended it to be a stand in for national well-being or success.

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The Stock Market is not the Economy, the GDP is not the Economy

A commentary on the shallowness of media and popular dialogue about the economy. I have read that the inventor of the GDP figure never intended it to be a stand in for national well-being or success.

errrrmm … Controversial

Having forgotten what we were going to write, and then that magnesium kicked in and made me all sleepy, this serving will be somewhat more chaotic and emotional than originally planned: Half-broken girders hang sullenly over the landscape As the chopper gunships fly over head Ripping to shreds the tailings of the rights we held […]