Happiness, Behavioral Economics, and Public Policy
NBER Working Paper No. 19329
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Part of this research has been funded by the National Science Foundation grant #0617839. I am grateful to Emma Nicholson and James O'Brien for research assistance, to the research staff at the National Survey of Families and Households for assisting me with matching confidential aspects of their data to geographic information, and to John Helliwell, Chris Barrington-Leigh, Simon Luechinger, Erzo Luttmer, Karl Scholz and Heinz Welsch for helpful suggestions. The views expressed herein are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.