Nic Marks: The Happy Planet Index | Video on TED.com

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TED Talks Statistician Nic Marks asks why we measure a nation’s success by its productivity — instead of by the happiness and well-being of its people.

 

“Costa Rica — average life expectancy is 78-and-a-half years. That is longer than in the USA. They are, according to the latest Gallup world poll, the happiest nation on the planet — than anybody”

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