Canada Research Chair, Globalization/Health Equity, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa; CIW Canadian Advisor - Healthy Populations Domain
We've known for some time that our economic measures are important but imperfect. Wellbeing goes well beyond what our economy does. And much of what we now measure as economic progress is contributing to environmental loss and social inequality. The CIW begins to account for some of these other and vitally important dimensions of peoples' lives.