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    • The Little Big Number

    • How GDP Came to Rule the World and What to Do About It
    • By: Dirk Philipsen
    • Narrated by: Peter Larkin
    • Length: 11 hrs and 33 mins
    • Unabridged
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    In one lifetime GDP, or gross domestic product, has ballooned from a narrow economic tool into a global article of faith. It is our universal yardstick of progress. As The Little Big Number demonstrates, this spells trouble. While economies and cultures measure their performance by it, GDP ignores central facts such as quality, costs, and purpose.

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