It works like this.
You take a break from your work. Hop on your bike. Go to a bookstore.
Browse for half an hour. Talk about Bernie, social justice and baseball with the store owner. Buy nothing.
Ride back real slow whistling, and get back to work.
- GDP impact = Zero
- GNP: Gross National Happiness impact = Some big number..
Have a wonderful day
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Bio: Educated as an international development economist, Eric Britton is an American political scientist, teacher and sustainability activist who has worked on missions and advisory assignments on all continents. Professor of Sustainable Development, Economy and Democracy at the Institut Supérieur de Gestion (Paris), he is also MD of EcoPlan Association, an independent advisory network providing strategic counsel for government and business on policy and decision issues involving complex systems, social-technical change, civil society and sustainable development. Founding editor of World Streets: The Politics of Transport in Cities | See Britton online at https://goo.gl/9CJXTh and @ericbritton