The recession in ISEW in the 1980s was primarily due to a decrease in net capital growth, while the one in the 2000s is primarily due a decrease in Belgium's net international investment position (Bleys, 2008).
Chile's ISEW runs almost parallel to GDP until around 1985.
Theoretical foundations of sustainable economic welfare indicators- ISEW and political economy of the disembedded system.
A summary of ISEW and GPI studies at multiple scales and new estimates for Baltimore City, Baltimore County, and the State of Maryland.
ISEW for the Netherlands: Preliminary Results and Some Proposals for Further Research.
The results of the Austrian (revised) ISEW calculation 1955-1992.
This also implies that a particularly important omission from ISEW is the improvement over time in life expectancy.
This paper provides a revision of the ISEW estimates for the UK undertaken with a view to making them more nearly approximate a utility-based real national income measure.
In this section of the paper the definition of ISEW is reviewed and criticisms are presented of the implementation of the concept.
Table 1 reports a summary of the main elements of ISEW per person for the UK on a consolidated basis for benchmark dates marking the so-called 'Golden Age' in the early postwar period and the subsequent period of slower growth.
ISEW adjusts personal consumption to allow for its unequal distribution using the Atkinson index which is defined as the equally distributed income that would have delivered as much utility as the actual total (inegalitarian) income.
ISEW has some similarities to utility-based national income in that it starts from personal consumption measured in terms of the value consumers assign to goods and services.