Oxford Index Browse

You are looking at 1-1 of 1 items for:

Economics x Taxation, Subsidies, and Revenue x Econometric and Statistical Methods and Methodology: General x clear all

The happiness puzzle: analytical aspects of the Easterlin paradox

M. Ali Choudhary, Paul Levine, Peter McAdam and Peter Welz.

in Oxford Economic Papers

January 2012; p ublished online April 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Econometric and Statistical Methods and Methodology: General; Fiscal Policies and Behaviour of Economic Agents; Econometric Modelling; Taxation, Subsidies, and Revenue. 5491 words.

We apply an optimizing model with relative comparisons (habit formation) in consumption and labour supply to the economics of happiness, specifically the ‘Easterlin paradox’. Studying a...

Go to Oxford Journals »  abstract