Domain Satisfactions

Bernard Van Praag

in Happiness Quantified

Published in print April 2004 | ISBN: 9780198286547
Published online January 2005 | e-ISBN: 9780191718601 | DOI:
 Domain Satisfactions

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This chapter applies the methodology introduced for analysing financial satisfaction to various other domains of life such health, job, housing, and marriage. The analysis is based on data from the German Socio-Economic Panel Survey and British Household Panel Survey. It is argued that domain satisfactions may be dealt with as normal discretely observable variables.

Keywords: domain satisfaction; German Socio-Economic Panel Survey; British Household Panel Survey; health satisfaction; job satisfaction; financial satisfaction; housing satisfaction; leisure satisfaction; environmental satisfaction; marriage

Chapter.  12207 words. 

Subjects: Microeconomics

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