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World Policy Journal (2012) 29 (1): 72–81.
Published: 01 March 2012
... pernicious trends of the last generation. By going beyond simple GDP and looking at a diversity of timely data we can better diagnose our economic health. In the global age, new economic thinking needs to be oriented around developing human capital, not blindly stoking GDP through low interest rates...
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World Policy Journal (2006) 23 (1): 37–44.
Published: 01 March 2006
... accepted statistics, China’s GDP is such well-known economists as Fred Berg- about $1.7 trillion, which means that China sten and Martin Feldstein foresee a dramatic at present is not much larger than one Italy. fall in the value of the U.S. dollar, an unac­ Chinese sources agree...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (1): 11–15.
Published: 01 March 2011
... of the Atlantic to do Nobel Prize-winning work creating the first comprehensive measures of national income. These measures of Gross Domestic Product (GDP) ushered in dramatic improvements in economic policy. Today, in the aftermath of a crisis that demonstrated the unreliability of GDP and many other economic...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (4): 17–22.
Published: 01 December 2015
... the IMF revealed its World Economic Outlook. Even in a mediocre environment where global GDP is expected to expand a bit over 3 percent in 2015, the numbers for Latin America were dismal. The region’s economy is expected to contract 0.3 percent this year and to grow by less than 1 percent in 2016...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (2): 21–33.
Published: 01 June 2011
... with elements of Hinduism, animism and Buddhism. “We can say that Indonesia’s economy is great—growth is 6.1 percent and our GDP is rising,” Kecuk says. “But if we look at the structure of things, the poor are staying poor, the rich are staying rich, and the number of those moving up is very tiny...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (2): 101–108.
Published: 01 June 2016
... than 3 percent of GDP and debt of no more than 60 percent of GDP. Governments must also submit their taxation and spending plans to the European Commission for review before national parliaments can adopt them. And there is potential punishment too: Governments face fines if they repeatedly exceed...
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World Policy Journal (2012) 29 (2): 9–15.
Published: 01 June 2012
... economic boost associated with the Olympics, which is hardly surprising given the amount of money spent on staging them. According to John Irons, of the Economic Policy Institute in Washington, GDP generally grows 1.5 percent in the years immediately preceding the Olympics, with the apex about three years...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (2): 31–38.
Published: 01 June 2014
... have repeatedly complained about Beijing’s management of its currency, China’s policy elite, its business and financial community, and ordinary citizens had no complaints on the central bank’s performance in managing its currency. China’s GDP grew at over 10 percent annually. Inflation was held to 3...
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World Policy Journal (2004) 21 (3): 51–66.
Published: 01 September 2004
... of a loss of wealth, try’s GDP, which averaged 9-5 percent be­ health, or opportunity, he or she has become tween the start of economic reforms in 1979 a victim of irreversibility. In a poverty trap, and 2001. China’s per capita GDP increased regardless of the country’s growth rate, the almost six...
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World Policy Journal (2005) 22 (2): 103–104.
Published: 01 June 2005
... by party, state, and come down since 2003 and appear to be government agencies mushroomed well within manageable range thanks to in much of the 1990s. Indeed, the China’s rapidly expanding GDP. Just try to widely touted “China Miracle” of compare China’s government deficit...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (1): 87–94.
Published: 01 March 2013
... percent of GDP in contrast to more than 20 percent in Germany and Ireland—and their competitiveness is weak. Wages simply grew too much, too fast for years before the crisis. This feeble southern export sector faces modest demand inside the euro area and an appreciating euro exchange rate, which makes...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (2): 5–10.
Published: 01 June 2016
..., Premier Li Keying revised China’s GDP growth target for 2016 to 6.5 percent, the lowest since 1991. After years of rapid growth, the pillars of Hebei’s economy are in trouble. The steel industry is languishing, and China’s coal consumption is dropping for the first time in 15 years. At the same time...
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World Policy Journal (2003) 20 (2): 29–36.
Published: 01 June 2003
... a fta 29 drugs, one more point of friction between currency devaluation, followed by a 7 per­ the two countries. cent decline in GDP and a 20 percent decline in workers’ wages) forced...
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World Policy Journal (2003) 20 (3): 52–58.
Published: 01 September 2003
... GDP growth rates, even though by direct investors, purchasers of stocks, and then it should have been clear that so long long-term local currency lenders to the gov­ as the country’s debt level was so high, in­ 54 WORLD POLICY JOURNAL...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (2): 3–6.
Published: 01 June 2013
... employment is being created too slowly to absorb the 122 million new workers expected this decade. A focus on economic growth is necessary but not sufficient. Natural resources make a major contribution to GDP but employ less than 1 percent of Africa’s workforce. Rather, a jobs strategy should target those...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (1): 25–34.
Published: 01 March 2011
... Ministry estimates it wipes out 3 percent of GDP annually. Housing prices are as high as London and New York, but the quality of real estate is lower. The average price of rental office space is the highest in the world. Then there's the problem of safety. Two days before Medvedev addressed the World...
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World Policy Journal (2003) 19 (4): 49–58.
Published: 01 December 2003
... private investors. running at over 3 percent a month and debt The consequences of failing to learn at 94 percent of GDP, is an economic basket from Argentina could further dent the al­ case— yet the IMF has approved $19 billion ready battered reputations...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (3): 22–34.
Published: 01 September 2011
... more companies listed on America’s tech-heavy Nasdaq than the entire European continent. It leads the world in research and development spending and venture capital investments as a percentage of GDP, and in the number of researchers per capita. Technology giants including Microsoft, IBM, Intel, Cisco...
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World Policy Journal (2002) 18 (4): 1–10.
Published: 01 December 2002
... of eventual EU member­ Successful absorption is by no means ship for Ukraine, with a population of 50 easy, despite the achievement of Ireland, million, and Russia, with almost 150 mil­ which has now achieved a GDP per capita lion, implies the replacement of the current that is higher than the EU...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (2): 3–7.
Published: 01 June 2014
... like loan-to-deposit ratios. Finally, the size of outstanding credit as a percentage of GDP in China is much lower than in many other countries, such as the UK, Switzerland, or Japan, thus making the problem manageable. Deposits in Greek financial institutions declined by about €100 billion...