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CORRELATES OF HAPPINESS Situational correlates of happiness Individual circumstances Institutional environment Work conditions Self employed
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Self employed, freelance, portfolio work
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Authors Title / Source Year Blanchflower, D.G. Self-Employment: More May not be Better.
NBER Working Paper 10286, 2004, Cambridge, USA
Andersson, P. Happiness and Health: Well-Being among the Self-Employed.
The Journal of Socio-Economics, 2008, Vol. 37, 213 - 236
Blanchflower, D.G.; Shadforth, C. Entrepreneurship in the UK.
Foundations and Trends in Entrepreneurship, 2007, Vol.3, 257 - 364
Kauko-Valli, S.; Moilanen, R. System Dynamic View on Well-Being. Implications of Occupation.
PowerPoint presentation 4th European Conference on Positive Psychology, 2008, Opatija, Croatia
Frey, B.S. Happiness. A Revolution in Economics.
Munich Lectures in Economics, MIT Press, 2008, Cambridge, USA
Merz, J.; Rathjen, T. Sind Selbständige zeit-und einkommensarm? (Are the Self-Employed both Income Poor and Time Poor?)
FFB- Diskussionspapier nr 82, University of Lüneburg, Germany
Krause, A. Don't Worry, be Happy? Happiness and Reemployment.
Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2013, Vol. 96, 1 - 20
Naude, W.; Amoros, J.E.; Cristi, O. 'Surfeiting, the Appetite may Sicken': Entrepreneurship and the Happiness of Nations.
Small Business Economics, 2014, Vol. 42, 523 - 540
Falco, P.; Maloney, W.F.; Rijkers, B. Heterogeneity in Subjective Wellbeing. An Application to Occupational Allocation in Africa.
Policy Research Working Paper 6244, World Bank, 2012, USA
Binder, M.; Coad, A. Life Satisfaction and Self-employment: A Matching Approach.
Small Business Economist, 2013, Vol. 40, 1009 - 1033
Protsch, P. Lebens- und Arbeitsqualität von Selbstständigen: Objektive Lebens- und Arbeitsbedingungen und Subjektives Wohlbefinden einer Heterogenen Erwerbsgruppe. Quality of Life and Work of the Self Employed
WZB Paper, 2006, No. 106, Berlin, Germany
Hetschko, C. On the Misery of losing Self-employment.
ECONSTOR Working Paper, 2014, No. 2014/26, 1 - 37, Berlin, Germany
Markussen, T.; Fibaek, M.; Tarp, F. The Happy Farmer: Self-Employment and Subjective Well-Being in Rural Vietnam.
Journal of Happiness Studies, 2018, Vol. 19, 1613 - 1636
Rietveld, C.A.; Hessels, J.; VanderZwan, P. The Stature of the Self-employed and its Premium.
Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper, 2014, No. 109, 1 - 21
Nikolova, M.; Graham, C. Employment, Late-life Work, Retirement, and Well-being in Europe and the United States.
IZA Journal of European Labor Studies, 2014, Vol. 5, 1 - 30
VanderZwan, P.; Hessels, J.; Rietveld, C.A. The Pleasures and Pains of Self-Employment: A Panel Data Analysis of Satisfaction with Life, Work, and Leisure.
Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper, 2015, No 099/VII, 1 - 40, The Netherlands
Bericat, E. The Subjective Well-Being of Working Women in Europe.
Connerly, M.L. and Wu, J. (Eds) "Handbook on Well-Being of Working Women", International Handbook of Quality-of-Life, Springer Science + Business Media Dordrecht, 2016, Netherlands, 633 - 650
Annink, A.; Den Dulk, L.; Gorgievski, M. Financial Hardship and Well-Being: A cross-national among the European Self-Employed
European Journal of Work and Organisational Psychology, 2016, 645 - 657
Carleton, C.; Kelly, M. Exploring Job Satisfaction and Happiness for those in Alternative Work Arrangements.
VillaNova School of Business Economics, 2016, Working paper no. 32, 1 - 32
Binder, M.; Coad, A. How Satisfied are the Self-Employed? A Life Domain View.
Journal of Happiness Studies, 2016, Vol. 17, 1409 - 1433
Maguire, K; Winters, J.V. Satisfaction and Self-Employment: Do Women Benefit More from Being Their Own Boss
Working paper, 2017, Department of Economics, Oklahoma State University, USA
Mahadea, D.; Ramroop, S Influences on Happiness and Subjective Well-Being of Entrepreneurs and Labour: KwaZulu-Natal Case Study
South African Journal for Economic and Management Sciences, 2015, Vol. 2, 245 - 259
Mahadea, D.; Bassage, C. Advancing Development by Strengthening the Happiness of Workers and Entrepreneurs at the Firm Level
Skills @ Work: Theory and Practice Journal, 2013, Vol. 6, 26 - 38
Odermatt, R.; Powdthavee, N; Stutzer, A. Overoptimistic Entrepreneurs: Predicting Wellbeing Consequences of Self-Employment.
IZA, Discussion Paper, 2017, No. 11098, Basel, Switzerland.
Fritsch, M.; Sorgner, A.; Wyrwich, M. Self-Employment and Well-Being Across Institutional Contexts
JENA Economic Research Papers, 2018, Nr. 5, 1 - 43
Binder, M. Entrepreneurial Success and Subjective Well-Being: Worries About the Business Explain One's Well-Being Loss from Self-Employment.
Working Paper, 2017, SOEP, Nr. 947
Dedehouanou, S.; Maertens, M. Participation in Modern Agri-Food Supply Chain in Senegal and Happiness,
Conference Paper, EAAE 2011 Congress, ETH Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland, August 30 to September 2, 2011
Yucel, D. Work-To-Family Conflict and Life Satisfaction: the Moderating Role of Type of Employment.
Applied Research in Quality of Life, 2017, Vol. 12, 577 - 591
Pham, M.T.; Talavera, O. Self-employment, financial development and well-being: Evidence from China, Russia and Ukraine
Science Direct, 2018, Vol. 46, 754 - 769
Piper, A.T. Adult Life Satisfaction: Largely (though not wholly} Contemporaneous? A System General Method of Moments dynamic panel analysis.
MPRA Archive, 2018, NO. 85601, 1 - 39
University of Stirling, Financial Crisis and their Impact on Subjective Well -Being in Relation to Income and Unemployment.
University of Stirling Management School, 2016, 1 - 21
Abreu, M.; Brouwer, A.; Oner, O. Well-being Effects of Self-employment: A Spatial Inquiry.
Journal of Business Venturing, 2019, Vol. 34, 589 - 607
Liu, J.; Veenhoven, R. Happiness of the Self-Employed. A Research Synthesis Using an On-Line Findings-Archive.
Working Paper, 2018, Erasmus Happiness Economics Research Organization, Nr. 2018-12, Erasmus University Rotterdam, Netherlands
Aldén, L.; Hammarstedt, M. Self-employment and Life Satisfaction among the Elderly: Survey-based Evidence from Sweden
Working Paper, 2018, No. IFN 1229, Research Institute of Industrial Economics, Stockholm, Sweden
Oishi, A.S.; Chan, R.K.; Wang, L.L. Do Part-Time Jobs Mitigate Workers' Work-Family Conflict and Enhance Wellbeing? New Evidence from Four East-Asian Societies
Social Indicators Research, 2015, Vol. 121, 5 - 25
Ebbers, I; Mikkelsen, K.; Piper, A.T. Existenzgründung von Frauen im Care-Bereich - Effekte von Arbeitszeit, Arbeitsform und Einkommen auf die Arbeits- und Lebenszufriedenheit.
Pfannstiel, M.A. et al (Eds.), 2018, Entrepreneurship im Gesundheitswesen I, Springer, Wiesbade, Germany
Graham, C. Some lnsights on Development from the Economics of Happiness
Bruni, L. et al (Eds.) "Capabilities and Happiness", 2008, Oxford University Press, New York, Chapter 4
VanderZwan, P.; Burger, M.; Hessels, J. Happy Free Willies? Investigating the Relationship between Freelancing and Subjective Well-being
Small Business Economics, 2019, online, 1 - 17
Nikolaev, B.; Shir, N.; Wiklund, J. Dispositional Positive and Negative Affect and Self-Employment Transitions: The Mediating Role of Job Satisfaction
Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice, 2019, online, 1 - 24
Kara, A.; Petrescu, M. Self-Employment and its Relationship to Subjective Well-Being
International Review of Entrepreneurship, 2018, Vol. 16, 115 - 140.
Fritsch, M.; Sorgner, A.; Wyrwich, M. Types of Institutions and Well-Being of Self-Employed and Paid Employees in Europe
IZA Discussion Paper, 2019, Nr. 12336, Institute of Labor Economics, Bonn, Germany
Joshanloo, M.; Jovanovic, V. The Relationship between Gender and Life Satisfaction: Analysis across Demographic Groups and Global Regions
Archives of Women's Mental Health, 2020, Vol. 23, 331-338
Hessels, J.; Arampatzi, E.; Burger, M.; VanderZwan, P. Life Satisfaction and Self-Employment in Different Types of Occupations
Applied Economics Letters, 2018, Vol. 25, 734-740
Loewe, N.; Araya-Castillo, L.; Batista-Foguet, J.M. Self-Employment as a Moderator between Work and Life Satisfaction
Academia Revista Latinoamericana de Administración, 2015, Vol. 28, 213-226
Saarni, S.I.; Saarni, H.; Saarni, S.E. Quality of Life, Work Ability, and Self Employment: a Population Survey of Entrepreneurs, Farmers, and Salary Earners
Occupational & Environmental Medicine, 2008, Vol. 65, 98-103
Bjørnskov, C.; Foss, N.J. Well-being and Entrepreneurship: Using Establishment Size to Identify Treatment Effects and Transmission Mechanisms
Research Article, 2020, Lubos Buzna, University of Zilina, Zilina, Slovakia
Mahadea, D. Happinomics among Factors of Production using a Principal Component Analysis Approach: A Case Study of Labour and Entrepreneurs’ Subjective Happiness in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Mediterranean Journal of Social Sciences, 2014, Vol. 5, 99 - 110
Clark, A.E.; Lepinteur, A. Striking Out? The Cognitive and Non-Cognitive Antecedents of Self-Employment
Conference Paper, 2021, 36th IARIW Virtual General Conference, August 23-27, 2021
Binder, M.; Blankenberg, A.K. Self-Employment and Subjective Well-Being
GLO Discussion Paper, 2021, No. 744, Global Labor Organization, Essen. Germany
Cribb, J.; Xu, X. Going Solo: How Starting Solo Self-Employment Affects Incomes and Well-Being
Working Paper, 2020, Nr. 20/23, lnstitute for Fiscal Studies,
Sage, D. Should Well-Being Inform Social Policy? The Case of Welfareto- Work and Five Challenges
Conference Paper, 2016, ‘What is welfare and can it be measured?’, University of Hull, Hull, UK