Animation: Well-Being in the New Economy

Clip: Season 6 | 3m 16s

Do we need to rethink how we measure economic well-being? The leading indicator GDP looks at the value of goods and services but does not consider many quality of life issues, such as a clean environment. Watch this animation, part of "How the New Economy Works," to see why coming up with alternative measures may be a good idea.

Aired: 11/10/10

Rating: NR

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