Overview of publications on Happiness
and
Subject Re04 Role of government

Additional keywords: government intervention, public policcy

See also the Bibliography subjects:
 RdShould happiness be promoted?, with 26 publications.
 Ra03Happiness as a public goal, with 2 publications.
 Fi04Size of government, with 22 publications.
 Ue07.02As a guide in public choice, with 51 publications.
 FrPublic goods in the nation, with 2 publications.

See also studies with correlational findings on:
  Happiness and N04 NATION: CONDITION IN ONE'S NATION

ReferenceBergsma & Boelhouwer (2013)
Author(s)Bergsma, A.; Boelhouwer, J.
TitleDe Overheid is een Geluksmachine. Government is a Happiness Machine.
SourceBestuurskunde, 2013, Vol 22, 75 - 85
Year2013
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceBinder & Lades (2013)
Author(s)Binder, M.; Lades, L.K.
TitleAutonomy-Enhancing Paternalism.
SourceThe Papers on Economics and Evolution, 2013, No.1304, Jena, Germany
Year2013
ISSN1430 4716
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no new data on happiness in time frame ‘presently’.

ReferenceBjornskov (2005)
Author(s)Bjornskov, C.
TitleLife Satisfaction: Is There a Role for Policy?
SourcePolicy Paper No. VI/2005, European Enterprise Insitute, 2005, Brussels, Belgium
Year2005
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes and entered:
WDH excerpts


ReferenceBjornskov et al. (2007)
Author(s)Bjornskov, C.; Dreher, A.; Fischer, J.A.
TitleThe Bigger the Better? Evidence of the Effect of Government Size on Life Satisfaction around the World.
SourcePublic Choice, 2007, Vol. 130, 267 - 292
Year2007
DOI linkDOI:10.1007/s11127-006-9081-5
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes and entered:
WDH excerpts


ReferenceCummins et al. (2009)
Author(s)Cummins, R.A.; Lau, A.L.; Mellor, D.J.
TitleEncouraging Governments to Enchance the Happiness of their Nation: Step 1: Understand Subjective Wellbeing.
SourceSocial Indicators Research, 2009, Vol. 91, 23 - 36
Year2009
DOI linkDOI:10.1007/s11205-008-9324-6
ISSN0303 8300
ISSN_online1573 0921
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no new data on happiness in time frame ‘presently’.

ReferenceDeGroot (2012)
Author(s)DeGroot, A.
TitleGeluk, Voor Kamerleden.
SourceBook published by; Geluksdoctorandus, Den haag, The Netherlands
Year2012
WWW linkhttp://geluksdoctorandus.nl/boek-geluk-voor-kamerleden/
ISBN978-94-91641-00-8
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceDePrycker (2010)
Author(s)DePrycker, V.
TitleHappiness on the Political Agenda?) Pro's and Con's.
SourceJournal of Happiness Studies, 2010, Vol. 11, 585 - 603
Year2010
DOI linkDOI:10,1007/s10902-010-9205-y
ISSN1389 4978
ISSN_online1573 7780
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no new data on happiness in time frame ‘presently’.

ReferenceDonovan et al. (2003)
Author(s)Donovan, N.; Halpern, D.; Sargeant, R.
TitleLife Satisfaction: The State of Knowledge and Implications for Government.
SourceDiscussion Paper, Strategy Unit, 2003, Government UK
Year2003
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceDuncan (2013a)
Author(s)Duncan, G.
TitleHappiness, Sadness and Government.
SourceHealth, Culture and Society, 2013, Vol. 5, 51 - 66
Year2013
WWW linkhttp://hcs.pitt.edu/ojs/index.php/hcs/article/view/130/161
DOI linkDOI:10.5195/hcs.2013.130 |
ISSN_online2161 6590
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceElchardus & Smits (2007)
Author(s)Elchardus, M.; Smits, W.
TitleHet Grootste Geluk.( The Greatest Happiness).
SourceLannooCampus, 2007, Leuven, Belgium
Year2007
ISBN978 90209 71156
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes and entered:
WDH excerpts


ReferenceFrey & Gallus (2012)
Author(s)Frey, B.S.; Gallus, J.
TitleHappiness Policy and Economic Development.
SourceInternational Journal of Happiness and Development, 2012, Vol. 1, 102 - 111
Year2012
WWW linkhttps://www.bsfrey.ch/articles/C_547_2012.pdf
ISSN2049 2804
ISSN_online2049 2790
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceFrey & Stutzer (2006a)
Author(s)Frey, B.S.; Stutzer, A.
TitleShould We Maximize National Happiness?
SourceInstitute for Empirical Research in Economics, 2006, Working Paper Series No. 306, 1 - 26, Zurich, Switzerland
Year2006
WWW linkhttp://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=936289
ISSN1424 0459
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceFrey & Stutzer (2010a)
Author(s)Frey, B.S.; Stutzer, A.
TitleHappiness and Public Choice.
SourcePublic Choice, 2010, Vol. 144 ,557 - 573
Year2010
WWW linkhttp://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs11127-010-9681-y#page-1
DOI linkDOI:10.1007/s11127-010-9681-y
ISSN0048 5829
ISSN_online1573 7101
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceLane (1996)
Author(s)Lane, R.E.
TitleQuality of Life and Quality of Persons: A New Role for Government?
SourceOffer, A.;Ed.:''In Pursuit of the Quality of Life'', Oxford University Press, 1996, UK, 256 - 293 (also published: Political Theory, 1994, Vol. 22, 219 - 252)
Year1996
ISBN0 19 828002 5
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no new data on happiness in time frame ‘presently’.

ReferenceLayard (2005)
Author(s)Layard, R.
TitleRethinking Public Economics: The Implications of Rivalry and Habit.
SourceBruni, L.;Porta, P.L.: ''Economics and Happiness'', Oxford University Press, 2005, UK, 147 - 169
Year2005
ISBN0 19 92 86 280
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no new data on happiness in time frame ‘presently’.

ReferenceLayard (2010a)
Author(s)Layard, R.
TitleThe Greatest Happiness Principle; Its Time Has Come.
SourceJournal for Institutional Comparisons, 2010, Vol. 8, 26 - 32
Year2010
ISSN1612 0663
ISSN_online1613 6367
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no new data on happiness in time frame ‘presently’.

ReferenceNorberg (2006)
Author(s)Norberg, J.
TitleHappiness Paternalism: Blunders from a New Science.
SourceCentre for the New Europe, 2006
Year2006
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no new data on happiness in time frame ‘presently’.

ReferenceStutzer & Frey (2010)
Author(s)Stutzer, A.; Frey, B.S.
TitleHappiness and Political Institutions.
SourceJournal for Institutional Comparisons, 2010, Vol. 8, 32 - 37
Year2010
ISSN1612 0663
ISSN_online1613 6373
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no new data on happiness in time frame ‘presently’.

ReferenceVeenhoven (2012g)
Author(s)Veenhoven, R.
TitleSTUREN OP GELUK: IS DAT MOGELIJK EN WENSELIJK? (GOVERNING ON HAPPINESS: IS THAT POSSIBLE AND DESIREBLE?)
SourceChapter 4: "Sturen op Geluk?", Sociaal en Cultureel Planbureau, SCP publicatie, 2012, The Hague, The Netherlands, 34 - 47
Year2012
WWW linkhttp://repub.eur.nl/pub/38262/
ISBN978 90 377 06 086
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no new data on happiness in time frame ‘presently’.

End of overview of publications on Happiness
and
Subject
Re04 Role of government

19  Number of publications
4  Of which eligible for Findings archive
3  Entered
1  Waiting list