Overview of publications on Happiness
and
Subject Cb03.01.01 Techniques for improving comparability

Additional keywords: standardization, homogeinization, scale interval method, reference distribution method, Thurstone method, linear stretch

See also the Bibliography subjects:
 DeLevel of happiness: how happy are people?, with 5 publications.

See also studies with correlational findings on:
  Happiness and N01 NATION: NATIONALITY
  Happiness and N02 NATION: ERA (temporal period)

ReferenceBaltatescu (2002)
Author(s)Baltatescu, S.M.
TitleProblems of transforming scales of life satisfaction.
SourceEuromodule Workshops, October, 2002, Berlin, Germany
Year2002
WWW linkHTTP://worlddatabaseofhappiness.eur.nl/hap_bib/freetexts/baltatescu_sm_2002A.pdf
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceBatz et al. (2015)
Author(s)Batz, C; Parrigon, S.; Tay, L.
TitleThe Impact of Scale Transformation on National Subjective Well-Being Scores.
SourceSocial Indicators Research, 2015, 1 - 33
Year2015
WWW linkhttps://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s11205-015-1088-1
DOI linkdoi: 10.1007/s11205-015-1088-1
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no new data on happiness in time frame ‘presently’.

ReferenceClogg (1982)
Author(s)Clogg, C.C.
TitleUsing Association Models in Sociological Research: Some Examples.
SourceAmerican Journal of Sociology, 1982, Vol. 88, 114 - 134
Year1982
WWW linkhttp://www.jstor.org/stable/2779406
ISSN0002 9602
ISSN_online1537 5390
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceDeJonge et al. (2014)
Author(s)DeJonge, T.; Arends, L.R.; Veenhoven, R.
TitleHomogenizing Responses to different survey Questions on the same Topic.
SourceSocial Indicators Research, 2014, Vol. 117, 275 - 300
Year2014
ISSN0303 8300
ISSN_online1573 0335
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceDeJonge et al. (2015)
Author(s)DeJonge, T.; Arends, L.R.; Kalmijn, W.M.; Veenhoven, R.
TitlePooling Time Series Based on Slightly DifferentQuestions About the Same Topic Forty Years of Survey Research on Happiness and Life Sarisfaction in The Netherlands.
SourceSocial Indicators Research Online, 2015, 1 - 29
Year2015
WWW linkhttp://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s11205-015-0898-5#
DOI linkdoi:10.1007/s11205-015-0898-5
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceDeJonge et al. (2015a)
Author(s)DeJonge, T.; Arends, L.R.; Kalmijn, W.M.; Moonen, L.; Veenhoven, R.
TitleConversion of Verbal Response Scales: Robustness Across Demographic Categories.
SourceSocial Indicator Research online, 2015, 1 - 28
Year2015
WWW linkhttp://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s11205-015-0897-6
DOI linkdoi:10.1007/s11205-015-0897-6
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceDeJonge et al. (2015b)
Author(s)DeJonge, T.; Arends, L.R.; Veenhoven, R.
TitleVery Happy is not always Equaly Happy On the Meaning of Verbal Response Options in Survey Questions
SourceJournal of Happiness Studies, 2015, Vol. 16, 77 - 101
Year2015
DOI linkDOI:10.1007/s1092-013-9497-9
ISSN1389 4978
ISSN_online1573 7780
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no new data on happiness in time frame ‘presently’.

ReferenceDeJonge et al. (2015c)
Author(s)DeJonge, T.; Arends, L.R.; Kalmijn, W.M.; Veenhoven, R.
TitleStability of Boundaries Between Response Options of Response Scales Does very Happy Remain Equaly Happy over the Years?
SourceSocial Indicators Research, 2015, Vol. 123, 241 - 266
Year2015
WWW linkhttp://repub.eur.nl/pub/77254/
DOI linkDOI:1007/s11205-014-0753-2
ISSN0303 8300
ISSN_online1573 0921
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no new data on happiness in time frame ‘presently’.

ReferenceDolan & Kahneman (2008)
Author(s)Dolan, P.; Kahneman, D.
TitleInterpretations of Utility and Their Implications for the Valuation of Health.
SourceThe Economic Journal, 2008, Vol. 118, 215 - 234
Year2008
WWW linkhttp://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1468-0297.2007.02110.x/abstract
DOI linkDOI: 10.1111/j.1468-0297.2007.02110.x
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceDolan et al. (2009)
Author(s)Dolan, P.; King, D.; Lee, H.
TitleValuing Health Directly.
SourceThe BMJ, 2009, Vol. 339, 1 -7
Year2009
WWW linkhttp://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.b2577
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceKalmijn (2010)
Author(s)Kalmijn, W.M.
TitleQuantification of Happiness Inequality.
SourceThesis, Erasmus University,Faculty of Sociology, 2010, Rotterdam, Netherlands
Year2010
WWW linkHTTP://repub.eur.nl/resource/pub_21777/index.html
ISBN978 9025 604 7
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no new data on happiness in time frame ‘presently’.

ReferenceKalmijn (2013)
Author(s)Kalmijn, W.M.
TitleFrom Discrete 1 to 10 Towards Continuous 0 to 10: The Continuum Approach to Estimating the Distribution of Happiness in a Nation.
SourceSocial Indicators Research, 2013, Vol. 110, 549 - 557
Year2013
DOI linkDOI:10.1007/s11205-011-9943-1
ISSN0303 8300
ISSN_online1573 0921
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no new data on happiness in time frame ‘presently’.

ReferenceKalmijn et al. (2011)
Author(s)Kalmijn, W.M.; Arends, L.R.; Veenhoven, R.
TitleHappiness Scale Interval Study.
SourceSocial Indicators Research, 2011, Vol. 102, 497 - 515
Year2011
DOI linkDOI:10.1007/s11205-010-9688-2
ISSN0303 8300
ISSN_online1573 0921
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no new data on happiness in time frame ‘presently’.

ReferenceKeller et al. (2014)
Author(s)Keller, A.C.; Samuel, R.; Semmer, N.K.
TitleThe Meaning and Measurement of Well-Being as an Indicator of Success.
SourcePsychological, Educational, and Sociological Perspectives on Success and Well-Being in Career Development, 2014, 171-193
Year2014
WWW linkhttp://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/978-94-017-8911-0_9
DOI linkDOI:10.1007/978-94-017-8911-0_9
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceMishra et al. (2014b)
Author(s)Mishra, T.; Diebolt, C.; Parhi, M.
TitleEvolutionary Efficiency and Distributive Effects of Inertia in Cross-Country Life-Satisfaction.
SourceEconomies et Sociétés, 2014, Vol. 49, 1335 - 1356
Year2014
WWW linkhttp://www.econbiz.de/Record/evolutionary-efficiency-and-distributive-effects-of-inertia-in-cross-country-life-satisfaction-mishra-tapas/10010934482
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceVeenhoven (1993b)
Author(s)Veenhoven, R.
TitleHappiness in Nations.
SourceStudies in Socio-Cultural Transformation, nr. 2, RISBO, 1993, Erasmus University Rotterdam, Netherlands
Year1993
WWW linkhttp://worlddatabaseofhappiness.eur.nl/hap_nat/nat_fp.htm
ISBN90 72597 451
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes and entered:
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End of overview of publications on Happiness
and
Subject
Cb03.01.01 Techniques for improving comparability

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