Comparing the United States today with the United States 200 years ago

Comparing the United States today with the United States 200 years ago, what hashappened to our production of market goods and services? What has happened to ourproduction of goods and services outside the market, such as the provision of care withinfamilies? How would our measure of GDP for 1815 change if we included non-marketactivities? How would our measurements of GDP in 2015 change? How would ourmeasure of growth over the past 200 years change if we counted non-market care labor?

Comparing the United States today with the United States 200 years ago

Comparing the United States today with the United States 200 years ago, what has

happened to our production of market goods and services? What has happened to our

production of goods and services outside the market, such as the provision of care within

families? How would our measure of GDP for 1815 change if we included non-market

activities? How would our measurements of GDP in 2015 change? How would our

measure of growth over the past 200 years change if we counted non-market care labor?