Deriving the labour supply curve from happiness data

An alternative empirical method to estimating the labour supply function is proposed, based upon subjective wellbeing data. It potentially addresses limitations of the standard neo-classical approach by allowing workers’ observed hours worked to deviate from their utility maximising point. ► An alte...

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Volume: 117
Main Author: Dockery, Alfred M
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: LAUSANNE Elsevier B.V 01.12.2012
ELSEVIER SCIENCE SA
published in: Economics letters Vol. 117; no. 3; pp. 898 - 900
ORCID: 0000-0002-4517-2442
Data of publication: December 2012
ISSN: 0165-1765
1873-7374
EISSN: 1873-7374
Discipline: Economics
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Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: Web of Knowledge
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