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dollars. GDP is the sum of gross value added by all resident producers in the economy plus any product taxes and minus any subsidies
not included in the value of the products. It is calculated without making deductions for depreciation of fabricated assets or for depletion
and degradation of natural resources. http://data.worldbank.org
Tuesday, December 3, 2013 China, India, US, EU http://data.worldbank.org
Tuesday, December 3, 2013 Gross State Product vs
Gross National Product Tuesday, December 3, 2013 State Growth Rates Tuesday, December 3, 2013 GNP does not measure
• Income inequality
• Well Being - Health
• Clean Air, Clean Water, Environmental Services, Wilderness Protection ( not
market goods ) Tuesday, December 3, 2013 Ex: Cigarette
• Selling Cigarettes is a ﬁnal good
• Selling advertising for Cigarettes is a ﬁnal
good • Selling health care to people with
emphysema is a ﬁnal good • GDP increases
Tuesday, December 3, 2013 Ex: Sulfur Dioxide Scrubber Coal Electricity • Scrubber itself is an intermediate good
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This note was uploaded on 12/09/2013 for the course EEP 1 taught by Professor Berk during the Spring '12 term at University of California, Berkeley.
- Spring '12