Overview of publications on Happiness
and
Subject Pc05 Evidence for comparison theory

Additional keywords: proof, confirmation

See also the Bibliography subjects:
 GeIncome/poverty/wealth, with 471 publications.

See also studies with correlational findings on:
  Happiness and H08 HAPPINESS OF OTHERS

ReferenceAkay et al. (2014)
Author(s)Akay, A.; Bargain, O.; Zimmermann, K.F.
TitleHome Sweet Home? Macroeconomic Conditions in Home Countries and the Well-Being of Migrants.
SourceWORKING PAPERS IN ECONOMICS, 2014, No 592, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden.
Year2014
WWW linkhttps://gupea.ub.gu.se/handle/2077/35737
ISSN1403 2473
ISSN_online1403 2465
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceAkay et al. (2015a)
Author(s)Akay, A.; Bargain, O.; Robalino, J.
TitleRemittances and Relative Concerns in Rural China.
SourceIZA Discussion Paper, 2015, No. 9163, 1 - 41
Year2015
WWW linkhttp://ftp.iza.org/dp9163.pdf
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceAmendola et al. (2015)
Author(s)Amendola, A.; Dell Anno, R.; Parisi, L.
TitleHappiness, Inequality and Relative Concerns in European Countries.
SourceCELPE Discussion Paper, 2015, No. 136, 1 - 22
Year2015
WWW linkhttp://www.siecon.org/online/wp-content/uploads/2015/10/Parisi.pdf
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceAngeles (2008)
Author(s)Angeles, L.
TitleAdaptation or Social Comparison? The Effects of Income and Happiness.
SourcePaper University of Glasgow, Department of Economics, 2008, UK
Year2008
WWW linkhttp://www.gla.ac.uk/media/media_110443_en.pdf
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes and entered:
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ReferenceAntinyan (2016)
Author(s)Antinyan, A.
TitleReference Group Income and Subjective well-Being: Empirical Evidence from Low-Income Transition Economies.
Sourcehttps://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s11205-015-0997-3
Year2016
WWW linkhttps://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s11205-015-0997-3
DOI linkDOI: 10.1007/s11205-015-0997-3
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceAteca-Amestoy et al. (2014)
Author(s)Ateca-Amestoy, V.; Aguilar, A.,C.; Moro-Egido, A.,C.
TitleSocial Integrations and Life Satisfaction: Evidence from Latin America.
SourceJournal of Happiness Studies, 2014, Vol. 15, 527 - 554
Year2014
DOI linkDOI: 10.1007/s10902-013-9434-y
ISSN1389 4978
ISSN_online1573-7780
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceBarcena Martin et al. (2013)
Author(s)Barcena Martin, E.; Cortes-aguilar, A.; Moro-Egido, A.,C.
TitleThe role of Proximity and Social Comparisons on Subjective Well-Being.
SourceThE Papers, 2013, No. 13/10, Granada, Spain
Year2013
WWW linkhttps://ideas.repec.org/p/gra/wpaper/13-10.html
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes and entered:
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ReferenceBarrington-Leigh & Helliwell (2008)
Author(s)Barrington-Leigh, C.P.; Helliwell, J.F.
TitleEmpathy and Emulation: Life Satisfaction and the Urban Geography of Comparison Groups.
SourceNBER Working Paper No.14593, 2008, Cambridge, MA, USA
Year2008
WWW linkhttp://www.nber.org/papers/w14593
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceBecchetti et al. (2010)
Author(s)Becchetti, L.; Castriota, S.; Giachin Ricca, E.
TitleBeyond the Joneses: Intercountry Income Comparisons and Happiness.
SourceQuaderno, 2010, Vol. 82, Dept. of Economics, Finances and Statistics,Perugia, Italy
Year2010
WWW linkhttp://ideas.repec.org/p/pia/wpaper/82-2010.html
ISSN1825 0211
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceBecchetti et al. (2013c)
Author(s)Becchetti, L.; Castriota, S.; Giachin Ricca, E.
TitleBeyond the Joneses: Inter-country Income Comparisons and Happiness.
SourceEcoIne Working Paper Series, 2013, No. 189, 1 - 18
Year2013
WWW linkhttp://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1053535713000875
DOI linkdoi:10.1016/j.socec.2013.05.009
ISSN1053 5357
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceBhuiyan (2016)
Author(s)Bhuiyan, M.F.
TitlePerceptions Versus Reality: Life Satisfaction and Economic Position Relative to Neighbors.
SourceWorking Paper Published by the Carlton College, 2016, Northfield, USA
Year2016
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceBlauw (2014)
Author(s)Blauw, S. L.
TitleWell-to-do or Doing Well? Emperical Studies of Wellbeing and Development.
SourceThesis, The Tinberg Instute Research Series, "Well-to-Do or Doing Well? Imperical studies of Wellbeing and Develepment", 2014, Rotterdam, The Netherlands, Chapter 3
Year2014
WWW linkhttp://repub.eur.nl/pub/77581/
ISBN978 90 31604111
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceBrodeur & Fleche (2013)
Author(s)Brodeur, A.; Fleche, S.
TitleWhere the Streets have a Name: Income Comparisons in the US.
SourceIZA DP, 2013, No. 7256, Paris, France
Year2013
WWW linkhttp://hdl.handle.net/10419/71678
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceBrown & Gray (2014)
Author(s)Brown, S.; Gray, D.
TitleHousehold Finances and Well-Being: An Empirical Analysis of Comparison Effects.
SourceSERPS, 2014, No. 2014015, 1 - 39, Sheffield, UK.
Year2014
WWW linkhttp://ftp.iza.org/dp8530.pdf
ISSN1749 8368
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceBrown et al. (2015)
Author(s)Brown, S.; Gray, D.; Roberts, J.
TitleThe Relative Income Hypothesis: A Comparison of Methods.
SourceSerps, 2015, No. 2015006, 1 - 9, Sheffield, Uk
Year2015
WWW linkhttp://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0165176515000919
DOI linkdoi:10.1016/j.econlet.2015.02.031
ISSN1749 8368
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceByrne-Davis et al. (2006)
Author(s)Byrne-Davis, L.M.; Bennett, D.S.; Wilcock, G.K.
TitleHow are Quality of Life Ratings Made? Toward a Model of Quality of Life in People with Dementia.
SourceQuality of Life Research, 2006, Vol. 15, 855 - 865
Year2006
DOI linkDOI:10.1007/s11136-005-5416-9
ISSN0962 9343
ISSN_online1573 2649
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no new data on happiness in time frame ‘presently’.

ReferenceCaner (2015)
Author(s)Caner, A.
TitleHappines, Comparison Effects, and Expectations in Turkey
SourceJournal of Happiness Studies, 2015, Vol. 16, 1323 - 1345
Year2015
DOI linkDOI:10.1007/s10902-014-9562-z
ISSN1389 4978
ISSN_online1573 7780
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceCaporale et al. (2007)
Author(s)Caporale, G.M.; Georgellis, Y.; Tsitsianis, N.; Yin, Y.P.
TitleIncome and Happiness across Europe: Do Reference Values matter?
SourceCESifo working Paper no. 2146, 2007, Munich, Germany.
Year2007
WWW linkHTTP://worlddatabaseofhappiness.eur.nl/hap_bib/freetexts/caporale_gm_2007.pdf
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceCarrieri (2010)
Author(s)Carrieri, V.
TitleSocial Comparison and Subjective Well-being: Does the Health of Others Matter?
SourceWorking Paper no. 14-2010, University of Calabria, Department of Economics, 2010, Italy
Year2010
WWW linkhttp://www.ecostat.unical.it/RePEc/WorkingPapers/WP14_2010.pdf
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceCheng et al. (2009)
Author(s)Cheng, S.T.; Chan, A.C.; Fung, H.H.
TitleSelf-Perception and Psychological Well-Being: The Benefits of Foreseeing a Worse Future.
SourcePsychology and Aging, 2009, Vol. 24, 623 - 633
Year2009
WWW linkhttp://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19739918
DOI linkDOI: 10.1037/a0016410
ISSN0882 7974
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceClark (2012)
Author(s)Clark, A.E.
TitleHappiness, Habits and High Rank: Comparisons in Economic and Social Life.
SourceSOEPpaper, 2012, No. 452, 1 - 44, Berlin, Germany
Year2012
WWW linkhttp://hdl.handle.net/10419/59612
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceClark (2013)
Author(s)Clark, A.E.
TitleSocial comparisons, Health and Well-being.
SourceLSE Research Online, 2013, Vol. 61, 184 - 188
Year2013
WWW linkhttp://eprints.lse.ac.uk/59316/
DOI linkDOI: 10.1016/j.respe.2013.04.003
ISSN0398 7620
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceClark (2015a)
Author(s)Clark, A.E.
TitleAdaptation and the Easterlin Paradox.
SourceHAL Archives Ouvertes, 2015, No. 01112725, 1 - 30
Year2015
WWW linkhttps://halshs.archives-ouvertes.fr/halshs-01112725
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceClark et al. (2008b)
Author(s)Clark, A.E.; Frijters, P.; Shields, M.A.
TitleRelative Income, Happiness and Utility: An Explanation for the Easterlin Paradox and Other Puzzles.
SourceJournal of Economic Literature, 2008, Vol. 46, 95 - 144 (also Discussion Paper no. 2840, Istitute for the Study of Labor (IZA), 2007, Bonn, Germany)
Year2008
DOI linkDOI:10.1257/jel.46.1.95
ISSN0022 0515
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no new data on happiness in time frame ‘presently’.

ReferenceCollewet et al. (2015)
Author(s)Collewet, M.; De Grip, A.; De Koning, J.
TitleConspicuous Work: Peer Working Time, Labour Supply and Happiness for Male Workers.
SourceIZA DP, 2015, No. 9011, 1 - 43, Bonn, Germany
Year2015
WWW linkhttp://ftp.iza.org/dp9011.pdf
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceCuesta & Budria (2011)
Author(s)Cuesta, M.B.; Budria, S.
TitleDeprivation and Subjective Well-being: Evidence from Panel Data.
SourceEA Working Papers, 2011, No.8, UA Madrid, Spain
Year2011
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes and entered:
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ReferenceCummins (2011)
Author(s)Cummins, R.A.
TitleComparison Theory in Economic Psychology regarding the Easterlin Paradox and decreasing Marginal Utility: a Critique.
SourceApplied Research Quality Life, 2011,Vol. 6, 241 - 252
Year2011
DOI linkDOI:10.10007/s11482-011-9151-9
ISSN1871 2584
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no new data on happiness in time frame ‘presently’.

ReferenceD'Ambrosio & Frick (2012)
Author(s)D'Ambrosio, C.; Frick, J.R.
TitleIndividual Wellbeing in a Dynamic Perspective.
SourceEconomica, 2012, Vol. 79, 284 - 302
Year2012
WWW linkhttp://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1468-0335.2011.00896.x/full
DOI linkdoi:10.1111/j.1468-0335.2011.00896.x
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes and entered:
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ReferenceDeaton & Stone (2013b)
Author(s)Deaton, A.; Stone, A.A.
TitleTwo Happiness Puzzles.
SourceAmerican Economical Review, 2013, Vol. 103, 591 - 597
Year2013
DOI linkdoi:10.1257/aer.103.3.59
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceDelaCroix (1998)
Author(s)DelaCroix, D.
TitleGrowth and the Relativity of Satisfaction.
SourceMathematical Social Sciences. 1998, Vol. 36, 105 - 125
Year1998
WWW linkhttp://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0165489698000092
DOI linkDOI: 10.1016/S0165-4896(98)00009-2
ISSN0165 4896
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceDelhey & Kohler (2006)
Author(s)Delhey, J.; Kohler, U.
TitleFrom Nationnally bounded to Pan-European Inequalities? On the Importance of Foreign Countries as Reference Groups.
SourceEuropean Sociological Review, 2006, Vol. 22, 125 - 140
Year2006
DOI linkDOI:10.1093/esr/jci047
ISSN0266 7215
ISSN_online1468 6272
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceDrichoutis et al. (2009)
Author(s)Drichoutis, A.; Lazaridis, P.; Nayga Jr., R.M.
TitleDo Reference Values Matter? Some Notes and Extensions on ‘‘Income and Happiness Across Europe''.
SourceJournal of Economic Psychology, 2010, Vol. 31, 479 - 486
Year2009
WWW linkhttp://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0167487010000334
DOI linkDoi:10.1016/j.joep.2010.02.003
ISSN0167 4870
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceDumludag (2014)
Author(s)Dumludag, D
TitleSatisfaction and Comparison Income in Transition and Developed Economies.
SourceInternational Review of Economics, 2014, Vol. 61, 127 - 152
Year2014
DOI linkDOI: 10.1007/s12232-014-0201-0
ISSN1059 0560
ISSN_online1873 8036
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes and entered:
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ReferenceDumludag et al. (2015)
Author(s)Dumludag, D; Giray, S.; Gökdemir, O.
TitleIncome Comparison, Collectivism and Life Satisfaction in Turkey
SourceQuality & Quantity International Journal of Methodology, 2015
Year2015
ISSN0033 5177
ISSN_online1573 7845
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceDumludag et al. (2015a)
Author(s)Dumludag, D; Gökdemir, O.; Vendrik, M.
TitleRelative Income and Life Satisfaction of Turkish Immigrants: The Impact of a Collectivistic Culture.
SourceIZA Discussion Paper, 2015, No. 9282, 1 - 41
Year2015
WWW linkhttp://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2655322
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceEvans & Huxley (2005)
Author(s)Evans, S.; Huxley, P.J.
TitleAdaptation, Response-shift and Quality of Life Ratings in Mentally Well and Unwell Groups.
SourceQuality of Life Research, 2005, Vol. 14, 1719 - 1732
Year2005
DOI linkDOI:10.1007/s 1136-005-1742-I
ISSN0096 2934
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes and entered:
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ReferenceFang & Niimi (2015)
Author(s)Fang, Z.; Niimi, Y.
TitleDo Losses Bite More than Gains? Evidence from a Panel Quantile Regression Analysis of Subjective Well-being in Japan.
SourceMPRA Paper, 2015, No. 68059, 2 - 40, Singapore
Year2015
WWW linkhttps://mpra.ub.uni-muenchen.de/68059/
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceFerrer-i-Carbonell (2005)
Author(s)Ferrer-i-Carbonell, A.
TitleIncome and Well-Being: An emperical Analysis of the Comparison Income Effect.
SourceJournal of Public Economics, 2005, Vol. 89, 997 - 1019
Year2005
WWW linkhttp://www.researchgate.net/publication/222683403_Income_and_well-being_an_empirical_analysis_of_the_comparison_income_effect
DOI linkDOI:10.1016/j.jpubeco.2004.06.003
ISSN0047 2727
ISSN_online1879 2316
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes and entered:
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ReferenceFirebaugh & Schroeder (2009)
Author(s)Firebaugh, G.; Schroeder, M.B.
TitleDoes Your Neighbor's Income Affect Your Happiness?
SourceAmerican Journal of Sociology, 2009, Vol. 115, 805 - 831
Year2009
WWW linkhttp://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/603534
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes and entered:
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ReferenceFitzroy et al. (2011)
Author(s)Fitzroy, F.; Nolan, M.; Steinhardt, M. F.
TitleAge, Life-Satisfaction, and Relative Income: Insights from the UK and Germany.
SourceIZA Discussion Paper no. 6045, 2011, Bonn, Germany
Year2011
WWW linkhttp://ftp.iza.org/dp6045.pdf
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceFitzroy et al. (2011a)
Author(s)Fitzroy, F.; Nolan, M.; Steinhardt, M. F.
TitleSo Far so Good: Age, Happiness, and Relative Income.
SourceSOEP Papers 415, 2011, Berlin, Germany
Year2011
WWW linkhttp://www.diw.de/sixcms/detail.php?id=diw_01.c.456109.de
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceFontaine Carrion & Katsunori (2013)
Author(s)Fontaine Carrion, X.; Katsunori, Y
TitleCaste Comparisons: Evidence from India.
SourceDiscussion Paper, 2013, No. 867, Osaka, Japan
Year2013
WWW linkhttp://www.parisschoolofeconomics.eu/docs/fontaine-xavier/castecomparisons(1).pdf
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceFontaine Carrion (2013)
Author(s)Fontaine Carrion, X.
TitlePersonal Communication on: Caste Comparisons: Evidence from India
SourceDiscussion Paper No. 867 presented at The Institute of Social and Economic Research Osaka University, 2013, Osaka, Japan
Year2013
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceFrieswijk et al. (2004a)
Author(s)Frieswijk, N.; Slaets, J.P.J.; Steverink, N.
TitleThe Effect of Social Comparison Information on the Life Satisfaction of Frail Older Persons.
SourcePsychology and Aging, 2004, Vol. 19, 183 - 190
Year2004
WWW linkhttp://psycnet.apa.org/index.cfm?fa=buy.optionToBuy&id=2004-11614-016
DOI linkDOI: 10.1037/0882-7974.19.1.183
ISSN0882 7974
ISSN_online1939 1498
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceGeorgellis et al. (2009)
Author(s)Georgellis, Y.; Tsitsianis, N.; Yin, P.
TitlePersonal Values as Mitigating Factors in the Link Between Income and Life Satisfaction: Evidence from the European Socilal Survey.
SourceSocial Indicators Reearch, Vol. 91, 2009, 329 - 344
Year2009
DOI linkDOI:10.1007/s11205-008-9344-2
ISSN0303 8300
ISSN_online1573 0921
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceGoerke & Pannenberg (2015)
Author(s)Goerke, L.; Pannenberg, M.
TitleDirect Evidence for Income Comparisons and Subjective Well-Being across Reference Groups.
SourceIZA Discussion Paper, 2015, No. 9395, 1 - 15
Year2015
WWW linkhttp://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2686491
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceGrimes & Reinhardt (2015)
Author(s)Grimes, A.; Reinhardt, M.
TitleRelative Income and Subjective Wellbeing: Intra-national and Inter-national Comparisons by Settlement and Country Type.
SourceMotu Working Paper, 2015, No.15-10, 1 - 37
Year2015
WWW linkhttp://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2660550
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceGuven & Sorensen (2012)
Author(s)Guven, C.; Sorensen, B.
TitleSubjective Well-Being: Keeping Up with the Perception of the Joneses.
SourceSocial Indicators Research, 2012, Vol. 109, 439 - 469
Year2012
DOI linkDOI: 10.1007/s11205-011-9910-x
ISSN0303 8300
ISSN_online1573 0921
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceHagerty (2000)
Author(s)Hagerty, M.R.
TitleSocial Comparison of Incomes in One's Community: Evidence from National Surveys of Income and Happiness.
SourceJournal of Personality and Social Psychology, 2000, Vol. 78, 764 - 771
Year2000
ISSN0022 3514
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes and entered:
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ReferenceHodkinson & Visser (2013)
Author(s)Hodkinson, B.; Visser, M.
TitleEffects of Objective and Subjective Income Comparisons on Subjective Wellbeing.
SourceSouth Africa Labour and Development Research Unit, Working Paper Series, 2013, No, 118, Cape Town, South Africa
Year2013
WWW linkhttps://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s11205-015-1035-1
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceJorgensen et al. (2010)
Author(s)Jorgensen, B.S.; Jamieson, R.D.; Martin, J.K.
TitleIncome, Sense of Community and Subjective Well-Being: Combining Economic and Psychological Variables.
SourceJournal of Economic Psychology, 2010, Vol. 31, 612 - 623
Year2010
WWW linkhttp://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0167487010000553
DOI linkdoi:10.1016/j.joep.2010.04.002
ISSN0167 4870
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceKingdon & Knight (2007)
Author(s)Kingdon, G.G.; Knight, J.B.
TitleCommunity, Comparisons and Subjective Well-being in a Divided Society.
SourceHAL - Archives Ouvertes, 2007, No. 00531870, 1 - 35
Year2007
WWW linkhttps://hal.archives-ouvertes.fr/hal-00531870
DOI linkDoi:10.1016/j.jebo.2007.03.004
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceKnies (2012)
Author(s)Knies, G.
TitleIncome Comparisons among Neighbours and Satisfaction in East and West Germany.
SourceSocial Indicators Research, 2012, Vol. 106, 471 - 489
Year2012
WWW linkhttp://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/Delivery.cfm/SSRN_ID1611632_code940076.pdf?abstractid=1611632&mirid=1
DOI linkDoi: 10.1007/s11205-011-9818-5
ISSN0303 8300
ISSN_online1573 0921
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes and entered:
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ReferenceLatif (2016)
Author(s)Latif, E.
TitleHappiness and Comparison Income: Evidence from Canada.
SourceSocial Indicator Research, 2016, Vol. 128, 161 - 177
Year2016
WWW linkhttp://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s11205-015-1024-4
DOI linkDOI: 10.1007/s11205-015-1024-4
ISSN0303 8300
ISSN_online1573 0921
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceLayard et al. (2009)
Author(s)Layard, R.; Mayraz, G.; Nickell, S.J.
TitleDoes Relative Income Matter? Are the Critics Right?
SourceWorking paper SOEP No. 210, DIW, 2009, Berlin, Germany. (also published in: Diener E.;Helliwell J.E.; Kahneman D.;Eds.: ''International Differences in Well-Being'', Oxford University Press, 2010, 139 - 165)
Year2009
WWW linkhttp://cep.lse.ac.uk/pubs/download/dp0918.pdf
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes and entered:
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ReferenceLi (2016a)
Author(s)Li, J.
TitleWhy economic Growth did not translate into increased Happiness: preliminary Results of amultilevel Modeling of Happiness in China.
SourceSocial Indicators Research, 2016, Vol. 128, 241 - 263
Year2016
DOI linkDOI:10.1007/s11205-015-1028-0
ISSN0303 8300
ISSN_online1573 0921
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceLora (2008b)
Author(s)Lora, E
TitleBeyond Facts: Understanding Quality of Life. Chapter 3: The Conflictive Relationship between Income and Satisfaction.
SourceIDB, Book, 2008, Chapter 3, 42 - 66
Year2008
WWW linkhttps://books.google.nl/books?id=jD9HAAAAYAAJ&q=The+Conflictive+Relationship+between+Income+and+Satisfaction.&dq=The+Conflictive+Relationship+between+Income+and+Satisfaction.&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwithoyXy7vNAhWCtBoKHYLoBKQQ6AEIIzAB
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceLyubomirsky et al. (2002)
Author(s)Lyubomirsky, S.; Kasri, F.; Tucker, K.L.
TitleResponses to Hedonically Social Comparisons: Comparing Happy and Unhappy People.
SourceEuropean Journal of Social Psychology, 2002, Vol. 31, 511 - 535
Year2002
DOI linkDOI:10.1002/ejsp.82
ISSN0046 2772
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceMayraz et al. (2009)
Author(s)Mayraz, G.; Schupp, J.; Wagner, G.G.
TitleLife Satisfaction and Relative Income-Pereceptions and Evidence.
SourceSOEP Paper no. 214, 2009, Berlin, Germany
Year2009
WWW linkhttp://www.diw.de/documents/publikationen/73/diw_01.c.333831.de/diw_sp0214.pdf
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceMcBride (2001)
Author(s)McBride, M.
TitleRelative-income Effects on subjective Well-being in the Cross-section.
SourceJournal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 2001, Vol 45, 251 - 278
Year2001
ISSN0167 2681
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceNikolaev & Juergensen McGee (2016)
Author(s)Nikolaev, B.; Juergensen McGee, J.
TitleRelative Verbal Intelligence and Happiness.
SourceIntelligence, 2016, Vol.59, 1 - 7
Year2016
WWW linkhttp://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.intell.2016.09.002
DOI linkdoi: 10.1016/j.intell.2016.09.002
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceNikolaev (2016)
Author(s)Nikolaev, B.
TitleDoes other People's Education make us less Happy?
SourceEconomics of Education Review, 2016, Vol. 52, 176 - 191
Year2016
WWW linkhttp://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.econedurev.2016.02.005
DOI linkdoi: 10.1016/j.econedurev.2016.02.005
ISSN0272 7757
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferencePannenberg & Goerke (2013)
Author(s)Pannenberg, M.; Goerke, L.
TitleDirect Evidence on Income Comparisons and Subjective Well-Being.
SourceEconStor ZBW Conference Paper, No. F03-V2, 2013, Berlin, Germany
Year2013
WWW linkhttp://ftp.iza.org/dp9395.pdf
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes and entered:
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ReferencePaul & Guilbert (2013)
Author(s)Paul, S.; Guilbert, D.
TitleIncome-Happiness Paradox in Australia: Testing the Theories of Adaptation and Social Comparison.
SourceEconomic Modeling, 2013, Vol. 30, 900 - 910
Year2013
WWW linkhttp://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.econmod.2012.08.034
ISSN0264 9993
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes and entered:
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ReferencePeck & Merighi (2003)
Author(s)Peck, M.; Merighi, J.R.
TitleThe Relation of Social Comparison to Subjective Well-Being and Health Status in Older Adults.
SourceJournal of Human Behavior in the Social Environment, 2003, Vol. 16, 121 - 142
Year2003
WWW linkhttp://dx.doi.org/10.1300/10911350802107827
DOI linkdoi:10.1300/10911350802107827
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferencePérez-Asenjo (2011)
Author(s)Pérez-Asenjo, E.
TitleIf Happiness is Relative, against whom do we compare ourselves? Implications for Labour Supply.
SourceJournal of Population Economics, 2011, Vol. 24, 1411 - 1442
Year2011
DOI linkdoi: 10.1007/s00148-010-0322-z
ISSN0933 1433
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferencePfaff (2013)
Author(s)Pfaff, T.
TitleIncome Comparisons, Income Adaptation, and Life Satisfaction: How Robust Are Estimates from Survey Data?
SourceSoep Paper, 2013, No. 555, 1 - 48
Year2013
WWW linkhttp://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2268548
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferencePinhey et al. (1997)
Author(s)Pinhey, T.K.; Colfax, R.S.; Rubinstein, D.H.
TitleOverweight and Happiness: The Reflected Self-Appraisal Hypothesis Reconstructed.
SourceSocial Science Quarterly, 1997, Vol. 78, 747 - 755.
Year1997
DOI linkDOI:9710113640
ISSN0038 4941
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes and entered:
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ReferenceReyes-Carcia et al. (2015)
Author(s)Reyes-Carcia, V.; Babigumira, R.; Pyhala, A.
TitleSubjective Wellbeing and Income: Empirical Patterns in the Rural Developing World.
SourceJournal of Happiness Studies, 2016, Vol. 17, 773 - 791
Year2015
WWW linkhttp://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs10902-014-9608-2
DOI linkDOI: 10.1007/s10902-014-9608-2
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceSalmela-Aro & Nurmi (1996)
Author(s)Salmela-Aro, K.; Nurmi, J.E.
TitleDepressive Symptoms and Personal Project Appraisals: A Cross-Lagged Longitudinal Study.
SourcePersonality and Individual Differences, 1996, Vol. 21, 373 - 381
Year1996
DOI linkDOI:10.1016/0191-8869(96)00078-5
ISSN0191 8869
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceSchalembier (2016)
Author(s)Schalembier, B.
TitleThe Impact of Exposure to other Countries on Life Satisfaction: an international application of the Relative Income Hypothesis.
SourceSocial Indicators Research, 2016, Vol. 128. 221- 239
Year2016
DOI linkDOI: 10.1007/s11205-015-1027-1
ISSN0303 8300
ISSN_online1573 0921
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceSchmitt & Widdershoven (2004)
Author(s)Schmitt, M.; Widdershoven, G.
TitleLongitudinal Effects of Fraternal Deprivation on Life Satisfaction and Mental Health.
SourcePsyDok Open-Access-Server der Virtuellen Fachbibliothek Psychologie, 2004, Vol 96, 1- 35
Year2004
WWW linkhttp://psydok.sulb.uni-saarland.de/volltexte/2004/96/
ISSN1430-1148
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceSenik (2008a)
Author(s)Senik, C.
TitleDirect Evidence on Income Comparisons and their wellfare Effects.
SourceJournal of Economic Behavioral and Organization, 2009, Vol. 72, 408 - 424
Year2008
ISSN0167 2681
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceSenik (2008b)
Author(s)Senik, C.
TitleAmbition and Jealousy: Income Interactions in the "Old" Europe versus the "New" Europe and the United States.
SourceIZA DP, 2008, No. 2083, 1- 41, Bonn, Germany
Year2008
WWW linkhttp://ftp.iza.org/dp2083.pdf
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceTibesigwa et al. (2016)
Author(s)Tibesigwa, B.; Hodkinson, B.; Visser, M.
TitleEffects of Objective and Subjective Income Comparisons on Subjective Wellbeing.
SourceSocial Indicator Research 2016, Vol. 128, 361 -389
Year2016
WWW linkhttp://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s11205-015-1035-1
DOI linkDOI: 10.1007/s11205-015-1035-1
ISSN0303 8300
ISSN_online1573 0921
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceVanderZee et al. (1996)
Author(s)VanderZee, K.I.; Buunk, B.P.; DeRuiter, J.H.
TitleSocial Comparison and the Subjective Well-Being of Cancer Patients.
SourceBasic and Applied Social Psychology, 1996, Vol.18, 453 - 468
Year1996
ISSN0197 3533
ISSN_online1532 4834
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceVendrik (2013)
Author(s)Vendrik, M.
TitleAdaptation, Anticipation and Social Interaction in Happiness: An Integrated Error-correction Approach.
SourceJournal of Public Economics, 2013, Vol. 105, 131 - 149
Year2013
WWW linkhttp://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0047272713001333
DOI linkdoi:10.1016/j.jpubeco.2013.06.009
ISSN0047 2727
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes and entered:
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ReferenceWadsworth & Pendergast (2014)
Author(s)Wadsworth, T.; Pendergast, P.M.
TitleObesity (Sometimes) Matters: The Importance of Context in the Relationship between Obesity and Life Satisfaction.
SourceJournal of Health and Social Behavior, 2014, Vol. 55, 196 - 214
Year2014
WWW linkhttps://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24872467
DOI linkDOI: 10.1177/0022146514533347
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceWadsworth (2014)
Author(s)Wadsworth, T.
TitleSex and the Pursuit of Happiness: How Other People’s Sex Lives are Related to our Sense of Well-Being.
SourceSocial Indicatros Research, 2014, Vol. 116, 115 - 135
Year2014
WWW linkhttp://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs11205-013-0267-1
DOI linkDOI: 10.1007/s11205-013-0267-1
ISSN0303 8300
ISSN_online1573 0921
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceWadsworth (2016)
Author(s)Wadsworth, T.
TitleMarriage and Subjective Well-Being: How and Why Context Matters.
SourceSocial Indicator Research, 2016, Vol. 126, 1025 - 1048
Year2016
WWW linkhttps://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s11205-015-0930-9
DOI linkDOI: 10.1007/s11205-015-0930-9
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceWelsch & Kühling (2013)
Author(s)Welsch, H.; Kühling, J.
TitleIncome Comparison, Income Formation, and Subjective Well-Being: New Evidence on Envy versus Signaling.
SourceOldenburg Discussion Papers in Economics, No V-356-13, 2013, Oldenburg, Germany
Year2013
WWW linkhttp://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2258400
DOI linkdoi:10.2139/ssrn.2258400
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes and entered:
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ReferenceWolbring et al. (2013)
Author(s)Wolbring, T.; Keuschnigg, M.; Negele, E.
TitleNeeds, Comparisons, and Adaptation: The Importance of Relative Income for Life Satisfaction.
SourceEuropean Sociological Review, 2013, Vol. 29, 86 - 104
Year2013
WWW linkHttp://www.esr.oxfordjournals.org
DOI linkDOI:10.1093/esr/jcr042,
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes and entered:
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ReferenceZeidan (2015)
Author(s)Zeidan, J.
TitleAre Comparisons Luxuries? Subjective Poverty and Positional Concerns in Indonesia.
SourceAMSE Working Papers, 2015, No. 5, 1 - 27, Marseille, France
Year2015
WWW linkhttp://econpapers.repec.org/paper/aimwpaimx/1505.htm
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceZhang et al. (2014)
Author(s)Zhang, j.; Lester, D.; Zhao, J.
TitleLife Satisfaction and Its Correlates among College Students in China: A Test of Social Reference Theory.
SourceAsian Journal of Psychiatry, 2014 , Vol. 10,17 - 20
Year2014
WWW linkhttp://europepmc.org/backend/ptpmcrender.fcgi?accid=PMC4105842&blobtype=pdf
DOI linkdoi:10.1016/j.ajp.2013.06.014
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

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Subject
Pc05 Evidence for comparison theory

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