Subjective well-being and its determinants in rural China

A national household survey for 2002, containing a specially designed module on subjective well-being, is used to estimate pioneering happiness functions in rural China. The variables that are predicted by economic theory to be important for happiness prove to be relatively unimportant. Our analysis...

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Volume: 20
Main Author: KNIGHT, John
SONG, Lina
GUNATILAKA, Ramani
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: NEW YORK Elsevier Inc 2009
ELSEVIER SCIENCE INC
Elsevier
published in: China economic review Vol. 20; no. 4; pp. 635 - 649
Data of publication: 2009
ISSN: 1043-951X
1873-7781
EISSN: 1873-7781
Discipline: Economics
Series: China Economic Review
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Database: Social Sciences Citation Index
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