Happiness in the arts—International evidence on artists’ job satisfaction
AbstractMany artists are prone to high unemployment and low incomes suggesting low job satisfaction. Our analysis including 49 countries paints a different picture. On average artists enjoy higher job satisfaction than other employees, mainly due to more autonomy.
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Volume (Year): 121 (2013)
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Job satisfaction; Work-preference; Procedural utility; Artists;
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