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Different Things Make Different People Happy: Examining Social Capital and Subjective Well-Being by Gender and Parental Status

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  • Christian Kroll

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Article provided by Springer in its journal Social Indicators Research.

Volume (Year): 104 (2011)
Issue (Month): 1 (October)
Pages: 157-177

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Handle: RePEc:spr:soinre:v:104:y:2011:i:1:p:157-177

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Keywords: Life satisfaction; Social capital; Volunteering; Revealed preferences; Homo sociologicus; Homo economicus;

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Cited by:
  1. Christopher Ambrey & Christopher Fleming, 2014. "Life Satisfaction in Australia: Evidence from Ten Years of the HILDA Survey," Social Indicators Research, Springer, vol. 115(2), pages 691-714, January.
  2. Robin Samuel & Manfred Bergman & Sandra Hupka-Brunner, 2013. "The Interplay between Educational Achievement, Occupational Success, and Well-Being," Social Indicators Research, Springer, vol. 111(1), pages 75-96, March.
  3. Humpert, Stephan, 2013. "Gender Differences in Life Satisfaction and Social Participation," MPRA Paper 46775, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  4. Christian Kroll & Jan Delhey, 2013. "A Happy Nation? Opportunities and Challenges of Using Subjective Indicators in Policymaking," Social Indicators Research, Springer, vol. 114(1), pages 13-28, October.
  5. Ambrey, Christopher L. & Fleming, Christopher M., 2012. "Public greenspace and life satisfaction in urban Australia," 2012 Conference (56th), February 7-10, 2012, Freemantle, Australia 124302, Australian Agricultural and Resource Economics Society.
  6. Celia Muñoz-Goy, 2013. "Social capital in Spain: Are there gender inequalities?," European Journal of Government and Economics, Europa Grande, vol. 2(1), pages 79-94, June.

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