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Does Needs Satisfaction Matter for Psychological and Subjective Wellbeing in Developing Countries: A Mixed-Methods Illustration from Bangladesh and Thailand

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  • Jackeline Velazco

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  • Laura Camfield & Monica Guillen-Royo & Jackeline Velazco, 2010. "Does Needs Satisfaction Matter for Psychological and Subjective Wellbeing in Developing Countries: A Mixed-Methods Illustration from Bangladesh and Thailand," Journal of Happiness Studies, Springer, vol. 11(4), pages 497-516, August.
  • Handle: RePEc:spr:jhappi:v:11:y:2010:i:4:p:497-516 DOI: 10.1007/s10902-009-9154-5
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    1. Victoria Reyes-García & Ronnie Babigumira & Aili Pyhälä & Sven Wunder & Francisco Zorondo-Rodríguez & Arild Angelsen, 2016. "Subjective Wellbeing and Income: Empirical Patterns in the Rural Developing World," Journal of Happiness Studies, Springer, pages 773-791.
    2. Vasoontara Yiengprugsawan & Boonchai Somboonsook & Sam-ang Seubsman & Adrian Sleigh, 2012. "Happiness, Mental Health, and Socio-Demographic Associations Among a National Cohort of Thai Adults," Journal of Happiness Studies, Springer, pages 1019-1029.
    3. Yung Yau, 2012. "Social Impacts of the Marking Scheme in Public Housing in Hong Kong," Social Indicators Research: An International and Interdisciplinary Journal for Quality-of-Life Measurement, Springer, pages 281-303.
    4. Timothy C. Guetterman, 2017. "What distinguishes a novice from an expert mixed methods researcher?," Quality & Quantity: International Journal of Methodology, Springer, pages 377-398.
    5. Lauren Graham & Eleanor Ross, 2016. "Disparities in Quality of Life Among South Africans With and Without Disabilities," Social Indicators Research: An International and Interdisciplinary Journal for Quality-of-Life Measurement, Springer, pages 721-739.
    6. Monica Guillen-Royo & Laura Camfield & Jackeline Velazco, 2013. "Universal and Local Reconciled: Exploring Satisfaction with Universal and Local Goals in Thailand and Bangladesh," Social Indicators Research: An International and Interdisciplinary Journal for Quality-of-Life Measurement, Springer, pages 627-645.

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