Is Pro-Environmental Consumption Utility-Maximizing? Evidence from Subjective Well-Being Data
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Keywordspro-environmental; consumption; consumer choice; utility maximization; wellbeing life satisfaction;
- Q20 - Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics - - Renewable Resources and Conservation - - - General
- D12 - Microeconomics - - Household Behavior - - - Consumer Economics: Empirical Analysis
- I31 - Health, Education, and Welfare - - Welfare, Well-Being, and Poverty - - - General Welfare, Well-Being
- H41 - Public Economics - - Publicly Provided Goods - - - Public Goods
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