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[17 Jul 2009 | One Comment | ]
Mexicans happier than Europeans and Americans

For a very long time the only measure used to compare one country with the next was their GDP (Gross Domestic Product). But we all know how inaccurate and incomplete this figure can be when it comes to showing the reality of our times.
An independent think-and-do tank called nef (new economics foundation) came up with exactly what society needs: a new way to measure what truly matters to humanity and to the planet. This new compass is the Happy Planet Index (HPI), and its latest rankings were released …