Overview of publications on Happiness
and
Subject Ah05 Happiness in twins

Additional keywords: monozygotic, dizygotic

See also the Bibliography subjects:
 Na01.01Intimate environment, with 64 publications.
 RcCan happiness be promoted?, with 56 publications.
 Ib05.06Genes, with 8 publications.

See also studies with correlational findings on:
  Happiness and F01ac04 Twin or triplet child

ReferenceArrindell et al. (1999)
Author(s)Arrindell, W.A.; Feij, J.A.; Heesink, J.A.
TitleThe Satisfaction With Life Scale (SWLS): Appraisal with 1700 Healthy Young Adults in The Netherlands.
SourcePersonality and Individual Differences, 1999, Vol. 26, 815 - 826
Year1999
WWW linkhttp://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0191886998001809
DOI linkdoi:10.1016/S0191-8869(98)00180-9
ISSN0191 8869
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceBartels & Boomsma (2009)
Author(s)Bartels, M.; Boomsma, D.I.
TitleBorn to be Happy? The Etiology of Subjective Well-Being.
SourceBehavior Genetics, 2009, Vol. 39, 605 - 617
Year2009
DOI linkDOI:10.1007/s10519-009-9294-8
ISSN0001 8244
ISSN_online1573 3297
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes and entered:
WDH excerpts


ReferenceBartels et al. (2010)
Author(s)Bartels, M.; DeMoor, M. H.; Viatcheslav, S; Willemsen, G.
TitleHeritability and Genome-Wide Linkage Scan of Subjective Happiness.
SourceTwin Research and Human Genetics, 2010, Vol. 13, 135 -142
Year2010
ISSN1832 4274
ISSN_online1832 4274
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceBartels et al. (2013)
Author(s)Bartels, M.; Cacioppo, J.T.; VanBeijsterveldt, T.C.
TitleExploring the Association between Well-being and Psychpathology in Adolescents.
SourceBehavioral Genetics, 2013, Vol. 43, 177 - 190
Year2013
DOI linkDOI:10.1007/s10519-013-9589-7
ISSN0001 8244
ISSN_online1573 3297
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceBerg (2008)
Author(s)Berg, A.I.
TitleLife Satisfaction in late life: Markers and predictors of Level and Change among 80+ Year Olds.
SourcePh. D. Thesis, University of Gothenburg, 2008, Sweden
Year2008
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceCaprara et al. (2009)
Author(s)Caprara, G.V.; Alessandri, G.; Fagnani, J.
TitleHuman Optimal Functioning: The Genetics of Positive Orientation Towards Self, Life, and the Future.
SourceBehavior and Genetics, 2009, Vol. 39 277 - 284
Year2009
WWW linkhttp://www.researchgate.net/profile/Guido_Alessandri/publication/225987876_Human_Optimal_Functioning_The_Genetics_of_Positive_Orientation_Towards_Self_Life_and_the_Future/links/0912f511a229eece0e000000.pdf
DOI linkDOI: 10.1007/s10519-009-9267-y
ISSN0001 8244
ISSN_online1573 3297
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceDeNeve & Oswald (2012)
Author(s)DeNeve, J.E.; Oswald, A.J.
TitleEstimating the Influence of Life Satisfaction and Positive Affect on later Income using Sibling Fixed Effects.
SourcePNAS, 2012, Vol. 109, 19953 -19958. London, UK
Year2012
WWW linkhttp://www.pnas.org/cgi/doi/10.1073/pnas.1211437109
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceDeNeve et al. (2012)
Author(s)DeNeve, J.E.; Christakis, N.A.; Fowler, J.H.; Frey, B.S.
TitleGenes, Economics and Happiness.
SourceJournal of Neuroscience, Psychology, and Economics, 2012, Vol. 5, 193 - 211
Year2012
WWW linkhttp://ideas.repec.org/p/ces/ceswps/_2946.html
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes and entered:
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ReferenceEmde et al. (1992)
Author(s)Emde, R.N.; Campos, J.J.; Corley, R.P.; DeFries, J.; Fulker, D. W.; Kagan, J.; Plomin, R.; Reznick, J.S.; Robinson, J.L.; Zahn-Waxler, C.
TitleTemperament, Emotion, and Cognition at Fourteen Months: The MacArthur Longitudinal Twin Study
SourceChild Development, Vol. 63, No. 6 (Dec., 1992), pp.1437-1455
Year1992
WWW linkhttp://www.jstor.org/stable/1131567
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes and entered:
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ReferenceFranz et al. (2012)
Author(s)Franz, C.E.; Eaves, L.J.; Panizzon, M.S.
TitleGenetic and Environmental Multidimensionality of Well- and Ill-Being in Middle Aged Twin Men.
SourceBehavior Genetics, 2012, Vol. 42, 579 - 591
Year2012
DOI linkDoi:10.1007/s10519-012-9538-x.
ISSN1573 3297
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceHarris et al. (1992)
Author(s)Harris, J.R.; Pedersen, N.L.; Stacey, C.A.
TitleAge Differences in the Etiology of the Relationship Between Life Satisfaction and Self-Related Health.
SourceJournal of Aging and Health, 1992, Vol. 3, 349 - 368
Year1992
WWW linkhttp://jah.sagepub.com/content/4/3/349
DOI linkDOI: 10.1177/089826439200400302
ISSN0898 2643
ISSN_online1552 6887
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceJohnson & Krueger (2006)
Author(s)Johnson, W.; Krueger, R.F.
TitleHow Money buys Happiness: Genetic and Environmental Process linkig Finances and Life Satisfaction.
SourceJournal of Personality and Social Psychology, 2006, Vol.90, 680 - 691.
Year2006
ISSN0022 3514
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceKeyes et al. (2015)
Author(s)Keyes, C.L.; Kendler, K.S.; Martin, C.C.; Myers, J.M.
TitleThe Genetic Overlap and Distinctiveness of Flourishing and the Big Five Peronality Traits
SourceJournal of Happiness Studies, 2015, Vol. 16, 655 - 668
Year2015
DOI linkDOI:10.1007/s10902-014-9527-2
ISSN1389 4978
ISSN_online1573 7780
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceKhattab & Fenton (2009)
Author(s)Khattab, N.; Fenton, S.
TitleWhat Makes Young Adults Happy? Employment and Non-work as Determents of Life Satisfaction.
SourceSociology, 2009, Vol. 43, 11 - 26
Year2009
WWW linkhttp://soc.sagepub.com/cgi/content/abstract/43/1/11
DOI linkDOI: 10.1177/0038038508099095
ISSN0038 0385
ISSN_online1469 8684
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceKohler et al. (2005)
Author(s)Kohler, H.P.; Behrman, J.R.; Skytthe, A.
TitlePartner + Children = Happiness? The Effects of Partnerships and Fertility on Well-Being.
SourcePopulation and Development Review, 2005, Vol. 31, 407 - 445
Year2005
DOI linkDOI:10.1111/j.1728-4457.2005.00078.x
ISSN0098 7921
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes and entered:
WDH excerpts


ReferenceKorkeila et al. (1998)
Author(s)Korkeila, M.; Kaprio, J.; Rissanen, A.
TitlePredictors of Major Weight Gain in Adult Finns: Stress, Life Satisfaction and Personality Traits.
SourceInternational Journal of Obesity, 1998, Vol. 22, 949 - 957
Year1998
WWW linkhttp://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/9806309
ISSN0307 0565
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceKoskenvuo et al. (1981)
Author(s)Koskenvuo, M.; Kaprio, J.; Langinvainio, H.; Romo, M.; Sarna, S.
TitleCoronary-Prone Behavior in Adult Same-Sexed Male Twins: An Epidemiological Study.
SourceGedda, L.;et al;Eds.: "Twin Research 3", Alan R. Liss, 1983, New York, USA, 139 - 148
Year1981
ISBN0 8541 00696
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceLanginvainio et al. (1981)
Author(s)Langinvainio, H.; Kaprio, J.; Koskenvuo, M.; Tarkkonen, L.
TitleStructual Analysis of Smoking, Alcohol Use, and Personality Factors in MZ and DZ Twin Pair Relationships.
SourceGedda, L.;et al;Eds.: "Twin Research 3" , 1981, Alan R. Liss, New York, USA, 23 - 25
Year1981
ISBN0 8451 0069 6
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceLanginvainio et al. (1984)
Author(s)Langinvainio, H.; Kaprio, J.; Koskenvuo, M.; Lönnqvist, J.
TitleFinnish Twins Reared Apart, III: Personality Factors.
SourceActa Geneticae Medicae et Gemellologiae, 1984, Vol. 33, 259 - 264
Year1984
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceLi et al. (2014)
Author(s)Li, H.; Liu, P.W.; Ye, M.; Zhang, J.
TitleDoes Money Buy Happiness? Evidence from Twins in Urban China.
SourcePaper, based on benefits of authors (seminars), 2014, China
Year2014
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceLiljefors & Rahe (1970)
Author(s)Liljefors, I.; Rahe, R.H.
TitleAn Identical Twin Study of Psychosocial Factors in Coronary Heart Disease in Sweden.
SourcePsychosomatic Medicine, 1970, Vol. 32, 523 - 531
Year1970
WWW linkhttp://journals.lww.com/psychosomaticmedicine/Abstract/1970/09000/An_Identical_Twin_Study_of_Psychosocial_Factors_in.11.aspx
ISSN0033 3174
ISSN_online1534 7796
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceLoehlin & Nichols (1976)
Author(s)Loehlin, J.C.; Nichols, R.C.
TitleHeredity, Environment and Personality. A Study of 850 Sets of Twins.
SourceUniversity of Texas Press, 1976, Austin, USA
Year1976
ISBN0 292 73003 9
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes and entered:
WDH excerpts


ReferenceLykken (1999)
Author(s)Lykken, D.T.
TitleHappiness: What Studies on Twins Show Us About Nature, Nurture and the Happiness Set-Point.
SourceGolden Books, 1999, New York, USA
Year1999
ISBN1 58238 004X
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceMatheny (1980)
Author(s)Matheny, A.P.
TitleBayley's Infant Behavoir Record: Behavioral Components and Twin Analyses.
SourceChild Development, 1980, Vol. 51, 1157 - 1167
Year1980
WWW linkhttp://www.jstor.org/stable/1129557
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceNes et al. (2005)
Author(s)Nes, R.B.; Reichborn-Kjennerud, T.; Roysamb, E.
TitleSubjective Wellbeing and Sleep Problems: a bivariate twin Study.
SourceTwin Research and Human genetics, 2005, Vol. 8, 440 - 449
Year2005
DOI linkDOI:10.1375/twin.8.5.440
ISSN1832 4274
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no new data on happiness in time frame ‘presently’.

ReferenceNes et al. (2012)
Author(s)Nes, R.B.; Czajkowski, N.O.; Roysamb, E.
TitleMajor Depression and Life Satisfaction: A Population-based Twinstudy.
SourceJournal o Affective Disorders, 2012, Vol. 144, 51 - 58
Year2012
WWW linkhttp://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jad.2012.05.060
ISSN0615 0327
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferencePlomin et al. (1993)
Author(s)Plomin, R.; Braungart, J.M.; Campos, J.J.; Corley, R.P.; DeFries, J.; Emde, R.N.; Fulker, D. W.; Kagan, J.; Reznick, J.S.; Robinson, J.L.; Zahn-Waxler, C.
TitleGenetic change and continuity from fourteen to twenty months: The MacArthur Longitudinal Twin Study
SourceSociety for Research in Child Development; Child Development, 1993, 64, 1354-1376
Year1993
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes and entered:
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ReferenceRobinson et al. (2001)
Author(s)Robinson, J.L.; Corley, R.P.; Emde, R.N.
TitleDispositional Cheerfullness. Early Genetic and Environmental Influences.
SourceEmde, R.N.; Hewitt, J.K.: Eds.: ''Infancy to Early Childhood'', Oxford University Press, 2001, New York, USA, 163 - 177
Year2001
ISBN019 51 3012-X
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes and entered:
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ReferenceRoysamb et al. (2003)
Author(s)Roysamb, E.; Harris, J.R.; Tambs, K.
TitleHappiness and Health: Environmental and Genetic Contribution to the Relationship between Subjective Well-Being, Perceived Health, and Somatic Illness.
SourceJournal of Personality and Social Psychology, 2003, Vol.85, 1136 - 1146
Year2003
DOI linkdoi: 10,1037/0022-3514,85,6,1136
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceSadler et al. (2011)
Author(s)Sadler, M.E.; Christensen, K.; Miller, C.J.
TitleSubjective Wellbeing and Longevity: A Co-Twin Control Study.
SourceTwin Research and Human Genetics, 2011 Vol. 14, 249 - 256
Year2011
WWW linkhttp://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21623655
DOI linkDOI: 10.1375/twin.14.3.249
ISSN1832 4274
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceSchnittker (2008)
Author(s)Schnittker, J
TitleHappiness and Success: Genes, Families, and the Psychological Effets of Socioeconomic Position and Social Support.
SourceAmerican Journal of Sociology, 2008, Vol. 114, 223 - 259
Year2008
ISSN0002 9602
ISSN_online1537 5390
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceSchnitzlein & Wunder (2014)
Author(s)Schnitzlein, D.D.; Wunder, C.
TitleAre we architects of our own happiness? The Importance of Family Background for Well-being.
SourceSoep Paper, 2014, No. 700, Bonn, Germany
Year2014
WWW linkhttp://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2529978
DOI linkdoi: org/10.2139/ssrn.2529978
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes and entered:
WDH excerpts


ReferenceStubbe et al. (2005)
Author(s)Stubbe, J.H.; Boomsma, D.I.; Posthuma, D.
TitleHeriability of Life Satisfaction in Adults: A Twin-Family Study.
SourcePsychological Medicine, 2005, Vol. 35, 1581 - 1588
Year2005
DOI linkDOI:10.1017/S0033291705005374
ISSN0033 2917
ISSN_online1469 8978
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceStubbe et al. (2007)
Author(s)Stubbe, J.H.; Boomsma, A.; DeMoor, M. H.
TitleThe Association between Exercise Participation and Well-being: a co-twin Study.
SourcePreventive Medicine, 2007, Vol. 44, 148 - 152
Year2007
DOI linkDOI:10.1016/j.ypmed.2006.09.002
ISSN0091 7435
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceTellegen et al. (1988)
Author(s)Tellegen, A.; Bouchard, T.J.; Lykken, D.T.; Rich, S.
TitlePersonality Similarity in Twins Reared Apart and Together.
SourceJournal of Personality and Social Psychology, 1988, Vol. 54, 1031 - 1041
Year1988
ISSN0022 3514
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceVan der Aa et al. (2010)
Author(s)Van der Aa, N.; Bartels, M.; Boomsma, D.I.
TitleModeration of Genetic Factors by Parental Divorce in Adolescents’ Evaluations of Family Functioning and Subjective Wellbeing.
SourceTwin Research and Human Genetics, 2010, Vol. 13, 143 - 162
Year2010
WWW linkhttp://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20397745
DOI linkdoi: 10.1375/twin.13.2.143.
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceVinberg et al. (2007)
Author(s)Vinberg, M.; Bech, P.; Kyvik, K.O.
TitleQuality of Life in Unaffected Twins Discordant for Affective Disorder.
SourceJournal of Affective Disorder, 2007, Vol 99, 133 - 138
Year2007
WWW linkhttp://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0165032706003855
DOI linkdoi:10.1016/j.jad.2006.08.033
ISSN0165 0327
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceWatanabe et al. (1981)
Author(s)Watanabe, S.; Munaka, M.; Okamoto, N.; Ueoka, H.
TitleBasic Survey on Atomic-Bomb-Exposed and Nonexposed Twin Pairs: Pilot Case Study from a Sociohistorical Viewpoint.
SourceGedda, L.;et al;Eds.: "Twin Research 3, Alan R. Liss, 1981, New York, USA, 259 - 269
Year1981
ISBN0 8451 0069
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceWierzbicki (1986)
Author(s)Wierzbicki, M.
TitleSimilarity of Monozygotic and Dizygobic Twins in Level and Lability of Subclinically Depressed Mood.
SourceJournal of Clinical Psychology, 1986, Vol.42, 577 - 585
Year1986
DOI linkdoi:10.1002/1097-4679(198607)42:4<577::AID-JCLP2270420406>3.0.CO;2-J
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

End of overview of publications on Happiness
and
Subject
Ah05 Happiness in twins

39  Number of publications
22  Of which eligible for Findings archive
8  Entered
14  Waiting list