Click here to download

Well-being funding: significato e metodo di stima
Author/s: Olha Hlushchenko 
Year:  2016 Issue: Language: English 
Pages:  11 Pg. 45-55 FullText PDF:  350 KB
DOI:  10.3280/RISS2016-002005
(DOI is like a bar code for intellectual property: to have more infomation:  clicca qui   and here 

The article focuses on developing new tools to measure sustainable well-being. The main objective is to offer a method for estimating and measuring well-being sustainability and test its results on the actual data from Ukraine. The indicator well-being funding includes the amount of assets funded by public finances for environment protection, health care, spiritual and physical development, education, social protection and financial assets of households. There is a correlation between the amount of financial assets of well-being fund and average life expectancy at birth. There have been defined principles of achieving food security in terms of well-being sustainability.
Keywords: Food security, household financial assets, public finances, well-being sustainability, indicator of well-being funding.

  1. Basu S.R., Fan S., Zhang S. (2007). Welfare comparison beyond GDP: An illustration from China and India. HEI Working Paper, 8: 1-35. Retrieved from
  2. Bergh van den J., Antal M. (2014). Evaluating Alternatives to GDP as Measures of Social Welfare/Progress. Working Paper, 56: 1-19.
  3. Boarini R., Johansson A., d’Ercole M. (2006). Alternative Measures of Well-Being. OECD Social, Employment and Migration. Working Papers, 33: 1-57., DOI: 10.1787/713222332167
  4. Clark H. (2012). Beyond GDP – Measuring the Future We Want. Retrieved from -clark-beyond-gdp-measuring-the-future-we-want/, June.
  5. Costanza R.B., Hart M., Posner S., Talberth J. (2009). GDP: The Need for New Measures of Progress. The Pardee Papers, 4: 1-49.
  6. Dasgupta P. (2001). Human Well-Being and the Natural Environment. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
  7. Fleurbaey M. (2009). Beyond GDP: The Quest for a Measure of Social Welfare. Journal of Economic Literature, 47(4): 1029-75.
  8. Jones C.I., Klenow J.J. (2010). Beyond GDP? Welfare across Countries and Time. NBER Working Paper, w16352: 1-42. Retrieved from
  9. Kassenboehmer S.C., Schmidt C.M. (2011). Beyond GDP and back: What Is The Value-Added by Additional Components of Welfare Measurement? Discussion Paper, 8225: 1-29. Retrieved from
  10. Kubiszewski I., Costanza R., Franco C., Lawn P., Talberth J., Jackson T., Aylmer C. (2013). Beyond GDP: Measuring and achieving global genuine progress. Ecological Economics, 93: 57-68.
  11. Landefeld S.J., Villones S.M. (2009). GDP and Beyond: Measuring Economic Progress and Sustainability. Washington: Bureau of Economic Analysis.
  12. Merkulova T., Bitkova T., Kononova K. (2016). Tax Factors of Sustainable Development: System Dynamics Approach towards Tax Evasion Analyses. Rivista di Studi sulla Sostenibilità, 1: 35-47.
  13. State Statistics Service of Ukraine Retrieved from
  14. State Treasury of Ukraine Retrieved from
  15. United Nations (2015). Transforming our world: the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. Retrieved from asp?symbol=A/RES/70/1, September 25.

Olha Hlushchenko, Well-being funding: significato e metodo di stima in "RIVISTA DI STUDI SULLA SOSTENIBILITA'" 2/2016, pp. 45-55, DOI:10.3280/RISS2016-002005


FrancoAngeli is a member of Publishers International Linking Association a not for profit orgasnization wich runs the CrossRef service, enabing links to and from online scholarly content