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From Measuring Production to Measuring Wellbeing

The Productivity Commission hosted a seminar by Nobel Prize-winning economist Professor Joseph Stiglitz on 29 July 2010. The seminar was the first event in the Economic Society of Australia's Eminent Speaker Series, sponsored nationally by PricewaterhouseCoopers and Qantas.

Professor Stiglitz's presentation - From Measuring Production to Measuring Wellbeing (PDF - 63 Kb) - drew on a report, commissioned by French President Nicholas Sarkozy and chaired by Professor Stiglitz, Measurement of Economic Performance and Social Progress (external link).