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Changing the scales
The Economist: "European countries are adopting new global standards for what counts as output. These replace rules dating back to 1995, when the internet age had barely begun. By far the biggest change in how output is measured will come from reclassifying research and development (R&D). By treating it as an investment, rather than as if it is being consumed in the course of production, it will add to GDP."





 
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