Relative Income and Life Satisfaction of Turkish Immigrants: The Impact of a Collectivistic Culture

This study examines the effects of social comparison with a wide range of reference groups on the life satisfaction of Turkish immigrants in the Netherlands. For two sets of ethnic and life-domain reference groups, results are obtained that deviate from the findings of recent studies and that sugges...

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Volume: 9282
Main Author: Dumludag, Devrim
Gokdemir, Ozge
Vendrik, Maarten C.M
Format: Paper
Language: English
Place of publication: Bonn Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) 2015
published in: IZA Discussion Papers Vol. 9282
Data of publication: 2015
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: EconStor
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