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1.5 EARTH AND RELATED ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES, 2.7 ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEERING, Public and environmental health, 5.2 ECONOMICS AND BUSINESS, 5.4 SOCIOLOGY, 5.6 POLITICAL SCIENCE, 5.7 SOCIAL AND ECONOMIC GEOGRAPHY, 6.3 PHILOSOPHY, ETHICS and RELIGION
The aim of this essay is to examine two views and conclusions on the now commonly recognised inadequacies of Net National Product as an indicator of aggregate national well-being. It outlines Dasgupta’s simplified model of the effect of environmental losses on NNP and reviews Douthwaite’s treatment of NNP.
Power, T. NNP “Nowhere Near Perfect”. Dublin, Property valuer, 2003.