WELL-BEING ACROSS AMERICA

This paper uses Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System data to study life satisfaction and mental health across the geography of the United States. The analysis draws on a sample of 1.3 million citizens. Initially we control for people's personal characteristics (though not income). There i...

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Volume: 93
Main Author: Andrew J. Oswald
Stephen Wu
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: CAMBRIDGE MIT Press 01.11.2011
The MIT Press
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published in: The review of economics and statistics Vol. 93; no. 4; pp. 1118 - 1134
ORCID: 0000-0003-4640-0221
Data of publication: 20111101
ISSN: 0034-6535
1530-9142
1530-9142
EISSN: 1530-9142
Discipline: Economics
Statistics
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