Slottje--Quality of Life

Slottje--Quality of Life - 8) National territory per square...

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GDP & Quality of Life
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Measuring Output GDP A few concerns about Official GDP Statistics: 1) non-market production 2) underground economy 3) Leisure and human costs 4) imperfect adjustments for changes in quality 5) ignores pollution and other bads
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Comparative Economic Systems Slottje's: “Measuring the Quality of Life Across Countries” Grand Valley State University Dr. Daniel Giedeman
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Quality of Life Measures 1) Political Rights Positive impact 2) Civil Liberty Positive impact 3) Average Household Size Negative impact 4) Soldier to Civilian Ratio Negative impact 5) Energy-Consumption per-capita Positive impact
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Quality of Life Measures 6) Percentage of Women in the Labor Force Positive impact 7) Percentage of Children in the Labor Force Negative impact
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Unformatted text preview: 8) National territory per square kilometer of road Negative impact 9) Telephones per-capita Positive impact Quality of Life Measures 10) Male Life Expectancy Positive impact 11) Female Life Expectancy Positive impact 12) Infant Mortality Rate Negative impact 13) People per Hospital Beds Negative impact 14) People per Physician Negative impact 15) Daily Caloric Consumption per-capita Positive impact Quality of Life Measures 16) Male Literacy Rate Positive impact 17) Female Literacy Rate Positive impact 18) Radio Receivers per 100 people Positive impact 19) Number of Daily Newspapers Positive impact 20) Real GDP per-capita Positive impact Country Rankings in late 1980s...
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This note was uploaded on 04/05/2011 for the course ECO 365 taught by Professor Giederman during the Winter '11 term at Grand Valley State University.

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