National Happiness and Genetic Distance: A Cautious Exploration

This article studies a famous unsolved puzzle in quantitative social science. Why do some nations report such high levels of mental well‐being? Denmark, for instance, regularly tops the league table of rich countries’ happiness; Britain and the US enter further down; some nations do unexpectedly poo...

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Volume: 127
Main Author: Proto, Eugenio
Oswald, Andrew J
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Trade
Academic
Place of publication: OXFORD OXFORD UNIV PRESS 01.09.2017
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published in: The Economic journal (London) Vol. 127; no. 604; pp. 2127 - 2152
ORCID: 0000-0001-7766-6503
Data of publication: September 2017
ISSN: 0013-0133
1468-0297
EISSN: 1468-0297
Discipline: Economics
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