- Discussion Paper 142
- Publication date
- 24 June 2021
- Alessio Terzi | Directorate-General for Economic and Financial Affairs
This paper looks at the issues with GDP as an indicator, why they have become more pressing recently, and how the EU and other countries are trying to address them.
Information and identifiers
Discussion Paper 142. June 2021. Brussels. PDF. 32pp. Tab. Graph. Bibliogr. Free.
ISBN 978-92-76-23771-6 (online)
ISSN 2443-8022 (online)
JEL classification: B20, B40, D78, E01, E66, I30.
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