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Four Decades of the Economics of Happiness: Where Next?

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There has been explosive growth in the analysis of subjective well†being in Economics over the past 40 years. This article reviews some of this growth, and suggests a number of domains in which future research may proceed.

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  • Andrew E. Clark, 2018. "Four Decades of the Economics of Happiness: Where Next?," Review of Income and Wealth, International Association for Research in Income and Wealth, vol. 64(2), pages 245-269, June.
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