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Relative-income effects on subjective well-being in the cross-section

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  • McBride, Michael, 2001. "Relative-income effects on subjective well-being in the cross-section," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 45(3), pages 251-278, July.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:jeborg:v:45:y:2001:i:3:p:251-278
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