CEPII's Well Being IndicatorCompétitivité & Croissance
Faits & Chiffres du 19 décembre 2011
Par Michel Fouquin
Although economists have long stressed the limitations of using GDP to evaluate standards of living, the debate was recently reignited by the publication of the Stiglitz report. The CEPII has proposed to calculate an indicator for the year 2009 and 34 countries incorporating certain social data items in terms of income equivalents.