Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 March 2008

392 Pages | 24 figures, 140 tables

ISBN: 9780199226146

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Happiness Quantified

A Satisfaction Calculus Approach

Bernard van Praag and Ada Ferrer-i-Carbonell

How do we measure happiness? This important book presents a unified approach to the analysis of subjective satisfaction and income evaluation. Drawing on empirical analyses from various countries, it develops new methodology to establish a model of happiness which includes satisfaction with life as a whole and with various domains of life.


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