Economic Growth

More stuff is better.
More stuff is better.

Economic growth is not important for the mere sake of accumulating more money; wealth and economic growth help us live longer and healthier lives. 

Here’s why you should care: economic growth means more babies survive childbirth and then live longer; economic growth means adults live healthier longer and more-educated lives; economic growth means clean water and better sanitation.  Yes, economic growth brings iPads and jet-skis, but it’s much more important than that.

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