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First Name:Ruut
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Last Name:Veenhoven
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Homepage: http://www.optentia.co.za/
Location: South Africa, Vanderbijlpark 1900

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  1. Efstratia Arampatzi & Martijn J. Burger & Ruut Veenhoven, 2014. "Financial Distress and Happiness of Employees in Times of Economic Crisis," Tinbergen Institute Discussion Papers 14-082/VII, Tinbergen Institute.
  2. Veenhoven, Ruut & Vergunst, Floris, 2013. "The Easterlin illusion: economic growth does go with greater happiness," MPRA Paper 43983, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  3. Veenhoven, Ruut, 2012. "Evidence based pursuit of happiness: What should we know, do we know and can we get to know?," MPRA Paper 41924, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  4. Brule, Gael & Veenhoven, Ruut, 2012. "Why are Latin Europeans less happy? The impact of hierarchy," MPRA Paper 41925, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  5. Veenhoven, R., 2012. "Social Development and Happiness in Nations," ISD Working Paper Series 2012-03, International Institute of Social Studies of Erasmus University Rotterdam (ISS), The Hague.
  6. Ruut Veenhoven, 2011. "World Database of Happiness Example of a focused ‘Findings Archive’," Working Paper Series of the German Council for Social and Economic Data 169, German Council for Social and Economic Data (RatSWD).
  7. Mirjam A. G. Sprangers & Jeff A. Sloan & Ruut Veenhoven & Charles S. Cleeland & Michele Y. Halyard, 2009. "The Establishment of the GENEQOL Consortium to Investigate the Genetic Disposition of Patient-Reported Quality-of-Life Outcomes," Working Paper Series of the German Council for Social and Economic Data 87, German Council for Social and Economic Data (RatSWD).
  8. Edward Castronova & Matthew Falk, 2008. "Virtual Worlds as Petri Dishes for the Social and Behavioral Sciences," Working Paper Series of the German Council for Social and Economic Data 47, German Council for Social and Economic Data (RatSWD).
  9. Veenhoven, Ruut, 2008. "How universal is happiness?," MPRA Paper 16853, University Library of Munich, Germany, revised 01 Jun 2008.
  10. Veenhoven, Ruut, 2007. "Measures of Gross National Happiness," MPRA Paper 11280, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  11. Veenhoven, Ruut, 2004. "Subjective Measures of Well-being," Working Paper Series UNU-WIDER Research Paper , World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER).
  12. Veenhoven, Ruut, 2004. "Sustainable consumption and happiness," MPRA Paper 11279, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  13. Veenhoven, Ruut, 2001. "Why social policy needs subjective indicators," Discussion Papers, Research Unit: Social Structure and Social Reporting FS III 01-404, Social Science Research Center Berlin (WZB).
  14. Veenhoven, Ruut, 1992. "Social equality and state welfare effort: More income-equality, no more equality in quality of life," MPRA Paper 11277, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  15. Veenhoven, Ruut, 1990. "Inequality in happiness: inequality in countries compared across countries," MPRA Paper 11275, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  1. E. Arampatzi & M. J. Burger & R. Veenhoven, 2015. "Financial distress and happiness of employees in times of economic crisis," Applied Economics Letters, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 22(3), pages 173-179, February.
  2. Wim Kalmijn & Ruut Veenhoven, 2014. "Index of Inequality-Adjusted Happiness (IAH) Improved: A Research Note," Journal of Happiness Studies, Springer, vol. 15(6), pages 1259-1265, December.
  3. Tineke Jonge & Ruut Veenhoven & Lidia Arends, 2014. "Homogenizing Responses to Different Survey Questions on the Same Topic: Proposal of a Scale Homogenization Method Using a Reference Distribution," Social Indicators Research, Springer, vol. 117(1), pages 275-300, May.
  4. Mariano Rojas & Ruut Veenhoven, 2013. "Contentment and Affect in the Estimation of Happiness," Social Indicators Research, Springer, vol. 110(2), pages 415-431, January.
  5. Maja Tadic & Wido Oerlemans & Arnold Bakker & Ruut Veenhoven, 2013. "Daily Activities and Happiness in Later Life: The Role of Work Status," Journal of Happiness Studies, Springer, vol. 14(5), pages 1507-1527, October.
  6. W. Kalmijn & L. Arends & R. Veenhoven, 2011. "Happiness Scale Interval Study. Methodological Considerations," Social Indicators Research, Springer, vol. 102(3), pages 497-515, July.
  7. Ad Bergsma & Ruut Veenhoven & Margreet Have & Ron Graaf, 2011. "Do They Know How Happy They Are? On the Value of Self-Rated Happiness of People With a Mental Disorder," Journal of Happiness Studies, Springer, vol. 12(5), pages 793-806, October.
  8. Wido G. M. Oerlemans & Arnold B. Bakker & Ruut Veenhoven, 2011. "Finding the Key to Happy Aging: A Day Reconstruction Study of Happiness," Journals of Gerontology: Series B, Gerontological Society of America, vol. 66(6), pages 665-674.
  9. Veenhoven, Ruut, 2010. "Capability and happiness: Conceptual difference and reality links," Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics (formerly The Journal of Socio-Economics), Elsevier, vol. 39(3), pages 344-350, June.
  10. Ruut Veenhoven, 2010. "Life is Getting Better: Societal Evolution and Fit with Human Nature," Social Indicators Research, Springer, vol. 97(1), pages 105-122, May.
  11. Ruut Veenhoven, 2010. "Greater Happiness for a Greater Number," Journal of Happiness Studies, Springer, vol. 11(5), pages 605-629, October.
  12. Ruut Veenhoven, 2009. "False Promise of Happiness," Journal of Happiness Studies, Springer, vol. 10(3), pages 385-386, June.
  13. Ruut Veenhoven, 2009. "Well-Being in Nations and Well-Being of Nations," Social Indicators Research, Springer, vol. 91(1), pages 5-21, March.
  14. R. Veenhoven, 2008. "Healthy happiness: effects of happiness on physical health and the consequences for preventive health care," Journal of Happiness Studies, Springer, vol. 9(3), pages 449-469, September.
  15. Liesbeth Snoep, 2008. "Religiousness and happiness in three nations: a research note," Journal of Happiness Studies, Springer, vol. 9(2), pages 207-211, June.
  16. Guoqing Zhang & Ruut Veenhoven, 2008. "Ancient Chinese philosophical advice: can it help us find happiness today?," Journal of Happiness Studies, Springer, vol. 9(3), pages 425-443, September.
  17. Ellis Delken, 2008. "Happiness in shrinking cities in Germany," Journal of Happiness Studies, Springer, vol. 9(2), pages 213-218, June.
  18. Ruut Veenhoven & Michael Hagerty, 2006. "Rising Happiness in Nations 1946–2004: A Reply to Easterlin," Social Indicators Research, Springer, vol. 79(3), pages 421-436, December.
  19. Wim Kalmijn & Ruut Veenhoven, 2005. "Measuring Inequality of Happiness in Nations: In Search for Proper Statistics," Journal of Happiness Studies, Springer, vol. 6(4), pages 357-396, December.
  20. Ruut Veenhoven, 2005. "Apparent Quality-of-Life in Nations: How Long and Happy People Live," Social Indicators Research, Springer, vol. 71(1), pages 61-86, 03.
  21. R. Veenhoven, 2005. "Review of Barry Schwartz “The Paradox of Choice. Why more is less” Harper & Collins, New York, USA 2004, ISBN 0-06-000568-8, 265 pages," Journal of Happiness Studies, Springer, vol. 6(1), pages 93-96, 03.
  22. Ruut Veenhoven & Wim Kalmijn, 2005. "Inequality-Adjusted Happiness in Nations Egalitarianism and Utilitarianism Married in a New Index of Societal Performance," Journal of Happiness Studies, Springer, vol. 6(4), pages 421-455, December.
  23. Ruut Veenhoven, 2005. "Inequality Of Happiness in Nations," Journal of Happiness Studies, Springer, vol. 6(4), pages 351-355, December.
  24. Ruut Veenhoven, 2005. "Return of Inequality in Modern Society? Test by Dispersion of Life-Satisfaction Across Time and Nations," Journal of Happiness Studies, Springer, vol. 6(4), pages 457-487, December.
  25. Ruut Veenhoven, 2003. "Arts-of-Living," Journal of Happiness Studies, Springer, vol. 4(4), pages 373-384, December.
  26. Ruut Veenhoven, 2003. "Notions of Art-of-Living," Journal of Happiness Studies, Springer, vol. 4(4), pages 345-349, December.
  27. Michael Hagerty & Ruut Veenhoven, 2003. "Wealth and Happiness Revisited – Growing National Income Does Go with Greater Happiness," Social Indicators Research, Springer, vol. 64(1), pages 1-27, October.
  28. Ruut Veenhoven, 2003. "Hedonism and Happiness," Journal of Happiness Studies, Springer, vol. 4(4), pages 437-457, December.
  29. Ruut Veenhoven & Ed Diener & Alex Michalos, 2003. "Obituary Michael Argyle 1925–2002," Journal of Happiness Studies, Springer, vol. 4(3), pages 241-241, September.
  30. Runt Veenhoven, 2002. "Why Social Policy Needs Subjective Indicators," Social Indicators Research, Springer, vol. 58(1), pages 33-46, June.
  31. Ruut Veenhoven, 2001. "Are the Russians as Unhappy as they say they are?," Journal of Happiness Studies, Springer, vol. 2(2), pages 111-136, June.
  32. Ruut Veenhoven, 2001. "Preface," Journal of Happiness Studies, Springer, vol. 2(2), pages 93-94, June.
  33. J.J. Ehrhardt & W.E. Saris & R. Veenhoven, 2000. "Stability of Life-satisfaction over Time," Journal of Happiness Studies, Springer, vol. 1(2), pages 177-205, June.
  34. Ruut Veenhoven, 2000. "The Four Qualities of Life," Journal of Happiness Studies, Springer, vol. 1(1), pages 1-39, March.
  35. Rutt Veenhoven, 2000. "Introduction," Journal of Happiness Studies, Springer, vol. 1(4), pages 419-421, December.
  36. Ruut Veenhoven & Ed Diener & Alex Michalos, 2000. "Editorial," Journal of Happiness Studies, Springer, vol. 1(1), pages 5-8, March.
  37. Ruut Veenhoven, 1999. "Quality-of-Life in Individualistic Society," Social Indicators Research, Springer, vol. 48(2), pages 159-188, October.
  38. Ruut Veenhoven, 1998. "Two State-Trait Discussions on Happiness. A Reply to Stones et al," Social Indicators Research, Springer, vol. 43(3), pages 211-225, March.
  39. Ruut Veenhoven, 1996. "Developments in satisfaction-research," Social Indicators Research, Springer, vol. 37(1), pages 1-46, January.
  40. Ruut Veenhoven, 1996. "Happy life-expectancy," Social Indicators Research, Springer, vol. 39(1), pages 1-58, January.
  41. Ruut Veenhoven & Sara Staats & Frank Fujita & Antonia Abbey, 1995. "Book reviews," Social Indicators Research, Springer, vol. 34(1), pages 171-180, January.
  42. Ruut Veenhoven & Joop Ehrhardt, 1995. "The cross-national pattern of happiness: Test of predictions implied in three theories of happiness," Social Indicators Research, Springer, vol. 34(1), pages 33-68, January.
  43. Ruut Veenhoven & Piet Ouweneel, 1995. "Livability of the welfare-state," Social Indicators Research, Springer, vol. 36(1), pages 1-48, September.
  44. Ruut Veenhoven, 1995. "World Database of Happiness," Social Indicators Research, Springer, vol. 34(3), pages 299-313, March.
  45. Ruut Veenhoven, 1994. "Is happiness a trait?," Social Indicators Research, Springer, vol. 32(2), pages 101-160, June.
  46. Bruce Headey & Ruut Veenhoven & Alex Wearing, 1991. "Top-down versus bottom-up theories of subjective well-being," Social Indicators Research, Springer, vol. 24(1), pages 81-100, February.
  47. Ruut Veenhoven, 1991. "Is happiness relative?," Social Indicators Research, Springer, vol. 24(1), pages 1-34, February.
  48. Ruut Veenhoven, 1988. "The utility of happiness," Social Indicators Research, Springer, vol. 20(4), pages 333-354, August.
  49. Ruut Veenhoven, 1987. "Lebensqualität in der bundesrepublik," Social Indicators Research, Springer, vol. 19(3), pages 379-381, August.
  50. Rutt Veenhoven, 1987. "A comment on Kozma's review of Conditions of Happiness," Social Indicators Research, Springer, vol. 19(2), pages 273-273, May.
  51. Ruut Veenhoven, 1987. "Cultural bias in ratings of perceived life quality," Social Indicators Research, Springer, vol. 19(3), pages 329-334, August.
  52. Albert. Kozma & Ruut Veenhoven, 1986. "Reviews," Social Indicators Research, Springer, vol. 18(1), pages 125-127, February.
  53. Ruut Veenhoven, 1983. "The growing impact of marriage," Social Indicators Research, Springer, vol. 12(1), pages 49-63, January.
  1. Ruut Veenhoven, 2009. "How Do We Assess How Happy We Are? Tenets, Implications and Tenability of Three Theories," Chapters, in: Happiness, Economics and Politics, chapter 3 Edward Elgar.
7 papers by this author were announced in NEP, and specifically in the following field reports (number of papers):
  1. NEP-CUL: Cultural Economics (1) 2009-08-22
  2. NEP-EUR: Microeconomic European Issues (1) 2012-10-27
  3. NEP-EVO: Evolutionary Economics (1) 2012-10-27
  4. NEP-FDG: Financial Development & Growth (1) 2013-02-03
  5. NEP-HAP: Economics of Happiness (4) 2009-08-22 2011-04-30 2013-02-03 2015-04-25. Author is listed
  6. NEP-HPE: History & Philosophy of Economics (3) 2009-08-22 2012-10-27 2013-02-03. Author is listed
  7. NEP-MIC: Microeconomics (1) 2009-08-22
  8. NEP-NEU: Neuroeconomics (1) 2009-08-22
  9. NEP-PPM: Project, Program & Portfolio Management (1) 2009-08-22
  10. NEP-SOC: Social Norms & Social Capital (1) 2009-08-22
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