Happiness and Income

This is more of a bookmark for myself and a student request.  I want to do a longer post on the relationships between income and happiness, or GDP and happiness in the future.  But for now I'll just note these links: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Happiness_economics#Individual_income http://www.newscientist.com/article/mg20727770.101-money-can-buy-you-happiness--up-to-a-point.html http://blogs.wsj.com/wealth/2010/09/07/the-perfect-salary-for-happiness-75000-a-year/ The article itself (or one of them): http://www.princeton.edu/~deaton/downloads/deaton_kahneman_high_income_improves_evaluation_August2010.pdf Good analysis of … Continue reading Happiness and Income