Tag Archives: Taipei Times

Quotation: Joseph Stiglitz

This good story about Well-being vies for credibility, published yesterday in the Taipei Times, offers a great discussion of why GDP isn’t the sole or even the best measure of human economic or non-economic happiness. Here’s a quotation from the story. “…Stiglitz said that economists have felt for a long time that GDP is not a good measure… Read More »

Taipei City’s Experiment: The Wireless City – 2007

Ron Brownlow in the Taipei Times writes about the challenges facing Taipei City’s WiFi company, Wifly. Taipei Times also covered this on January 19th. Taipei City government may have rolled out plenty of WiFi stations, but the take-up rate has been less than enthusiastic…. So why aren’t people using Wifly? The article attempts to answer the question: it’s… Read More »