Deloitte: More Needed to Boost Economic Success
The social index calls for more action by business and government to spread wealth. Deloitte Global Chairman Steve Almond joins MoneyBeat.
Deloitte Global Chairman Champions Social Progress Index
The 2030 report takes the Social Progress Index and then extrapolates it forward, making assumptions about GDP growth and then looks at all of the other variables and plots the expected social progress improvement around the world.
Growth not enough to realize UN global goals
In September 2015, the United Nations (UN) announced that its 193 members had unanimously adopted the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)—also called Global Goals—to take the place of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), the push for which will end with the close of 2015.