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Heterogeneity in the relationship between income and happiness: A conceptual-referent-theory explanation

  • Rojas, Mariano

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Volume (Year): 28 (2007)
Issue (Month): 1 (January)
Pages: 1-14

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Handle: RePEc:eee:joepsy:v:28:y:2007:i:1:p:1-14
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