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Political Economy and Public Policy Paper
Cross-Country Determinants of Life Satisfaction: Exploring Different Determinants across Groups in Society Christian Bjørnskov, Axel Dreher and Justina A. V. Fischer September 2006
Paper No' PEPP 21:
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JEL Classification: I31; H10; H40


Tags: life satisfaction; happiness; institutions; extreme bounds analysis

Development Economics Paper
Does Envy Destroy Social Fundamentals? The Impact of Relative Income Position on Social Capital Justina A.V. Fischer and Benno Torgler February 2006
Paper No' DEDPS 46:
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JEL Classification: Z130; H260; I310; D000; D600


Tags: relative income position; envy; positional concerns; social capital; social norms; happiness

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CASE Paper
Knowing what is good for you: Empirical analysis of personal preferences and the 'objective good' Orsolya Lelkes
March 2005
Paper No' CASE 094:
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JEL Classification: D63; I31; P36


Tags: quality of life; capabilities; happiness; basic needs; economic transition


This paper has been published as:
'Knowing what is good for you: Empirical analysis of personal preferences and the 'objective good', Journal of Socio-Economics, Special issue on the Socio-Economics of Happiness, 35 (2): 285-307, 2006
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CASE Paper
Tasting Freedom: Happiness, religion and economic transition Orsolya Lelkes
August 2002
Paper No' CASE 059:
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Tags: happiness; economic transition; religion; entrepreneurs


This paper has been published as:
'Tasting Freedom: Happiness, religion and economic transition', Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 59: 173-194, 2006
DARP Paper
Happiness in Transition: The Case of Kyrgyzstan Ceema Zahra Namazie and Peter Sanfey
July 1998
Paper No' DARP 040:
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Tags: happiness; kyrgyzstan; transition; welfare