Different Versions of the Easterlin Paradox: New Evidence for European Countries

According to the Easterlin Paradox, richer people are happier than poorer people, but when a country becomes richer over time, its people do not become happier. There is debate on whether this paradox holds. To shed light on this controversy, we distinguish between five different versions of the par...

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Main Author: Kaiser, Caspar F
Vendrik, Maarten C. M
Format: Book Chapter
Language: English
Place of publication: Cham Springer International Publishing 14.09.2019
published in: The Economics of Happiness pp. 27 - 55
Data of publication: 20190914
ISBN: 3030158349
EISBN: 3030158357
Discipline: Economics
Bibliography: This is an abridged version of a longer working paper with the same title (see Kaiser and Vendrik 2018)
Online Access: available in Bonn?
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