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Let your chief study be the sacred scriptures. That it may be the guiding rule of your life. St. John Baptiste de La Salle
Since the Second World War, Gross Domestic Product or GDP has been the key metric that all policymakers sought to increase. As globalization accelerated in the 1990s, countries have tried various liberalizing economic policy arrangements to increase their GDP and hence their wealth. While GDP is an extremely important metric when considering the development of a country, it is not the only one. In 2015 the economist Angus Deaton received the Nobel Prize in Economics for his work, which included his study of ‘deaths of despair’. Deaton showed that, although GDP in the United States continued to rise in [...]