Happiness Around the World
The paradox of happy peasants and miserable millionaires
Table of Contents
Introduction - Why Study Happiness?
1:The Economics of Happiness
2:The Happiness and Income Debate: Substance, Methodology, and the Easterlin Paradox
3:The Determinants of Happiness around the World
4:Does Happiness Matter?
5:Happiness and Health across Countries and Cultures
6:Economic Growth, Crises, Inequality, and More
7:Adapting to Good and Bad Fortune: How Friends, Freedom, Crime, and Corruption affect Happiness
8:Happiness around the World: Lessons - and Questions - for Policy