By Lorenzo Fioramonti

GDP is way greater than an easy statistic. It has develop into the overarching benchmark of luck and a strong ordering precept on the middle of the worldwide economic system. however the convergence of significant financial, social and environmental crises has uncovered the failings of our financial system which values GDP principally else as a degree of prosperity and growth.

In this provocative and encouraging new publication, political economist Lorenzo Fioramonti units out his imaginative and prescient of a global after GDP. concentrating on pioneering study on substitute metrics of development, governance innovation and institutional swap, he makes a compelling case for the profound and optimistic modifications which may be completed via a post-GDP method of improvement. From a brand new position for small enterprise, families and civil society to a thorough evolution of democracy and diplomacy, Fioramonti units out a mix of top-down reforms and bottom-up pressures whose impression, he argues, will be extraordinary, making it attainable to construct a extra equitable, sustainable and chuffed society.

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