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How much do external factors affect well-being? : a way to use\ud 'happiness economics' to decide

By Andrew J. Oswald

Abstract

By using the patterns in large surveys of people’s happiness and satisfaction levels, economists have recently developed a way to measure how much external factors (such as the inflation rate or aircraft noise) affect wellbeing

Topics: HB
Publisher: The British Psychological Society
Year: 2003
OAI identifier: oai:wrap.warwick.ac.uk:344

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