Promoting Inclusive Growth
How to get global growth going again through trade, productivity, reducing inequality, and promoting women's economic empowerment.
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Series: Finance & Development
Author(s): International Monetary Fund. External Relations Dept.
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 December 2015
Keywords: energy, carbon, emissions, climate, investment
This article presents an overview of the life of Richard Layard, who believes that the basic purpose of economics is the maximization of happiness and well-being. As director of the Wellbeing Programme at the Londo...