Working Papers - Human Economic Welfare Index (HEWI) Project

A collaborative project is underway to evolve a new composite index for Human Economic Welfare (HEWI) as described in the article Indicators of Economic Progress. This page contains links to working papers discussing and illustrating the methodology employed for construction of the index.

1. Measuring full employment (September 2010)1020 KB
2. Combined Education Index (September 2010)181.5 KB
3. Combined Education Index-v2 with qualitative measurement (September 2010)194.5 KB
4. Human Welfare, Consumption & Income Inequality (September 2010)186 KB
5. Research methodology and data for a fossil fuel Energy Index (September 2010)224.5 KB
6. HEWI-Human Economic Welfare Index Country Studies (September 2010)284 KB