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Bibliographic Subjects » CORRELATES OF HAPPINESS » Situational correlates of happiness » Individual circumstances » Intimate environment » Happiness and Marriage » Happiness and kind of marriage » Characteristics of the spouse

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CORRELATES OF HAPPINESS Situational correlates of happiness Individual circumstances Intimate environment Happiness and Marriage Happiness and kind of marriage Characteristics of the spouse
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Characteristics of the spouse, husband, wife, mate, partner
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Authors Title / Source Year Anderson, S.A.; Atilano, R.B.; Jurich, A.P.; Paff-Bergen, L.; Russell, C.S. Dropping out of Marriage and Family Therapy: Interventions, Strategies and Spouses' Perceptions.
American Journal of Family Therapy, 1985, Vol. 13, 39 - 54
Beutell, N.J.; Greenhaus, J.H. Interrole Conflict among Married Woman: The Influence of Husband and Wife Characteristics on Conflict and Coping Behavior.
Journal of Vocational Behavior, 1982, Vol. 21, 99 - 110
Burke, R.J. Type A Behavior of Administrators' and Spouses' Reports of Marital Satisfaction and Well-Being: Only a Partial Replication.
Psychological Reports, 1982, Vol. 50, 315 - 325
Burke, R.J. Occupational Demands on Administrators and Spouses' Satisfaction and Well-Being.
Psychological Reports, 1982, Vol. 51, 823 - 836
Burke, R.J.; DuWors, R.E.; Weir, T. Type A Behavior of Administrators and Wives' Reports of Marital Satisfaction and Well-Being.
Journal of Applied Psychology, 1979, Vol. 64, 57 - 65
Burke, R.J.; DuWors, R.E.; Weir, T. Work Demands on Administrators and Spouse Well-Being.
Human Relations, 1980, Vol. 33, 253 - 278
Cooper, C.L.; Sloan, S. The Sources of Stress on the Wives of Commercial Airline Pilots.
Aviation, Space and Environmental Medicine, 1985, Vol. 56, 317 - 321
Dixon, R.D.; Hepburn, M.J.; Lowery, R.C.; Sabella, J.C. Fisherman's Wives: A Case Study of a Middle Atlantic Coastal Fishing Community.
Sex Roles, 1984, Vol. 10, 33 - 52
Fengler, A.P.; Goodrich, N. Wives of Elderly Disabled Men: The Hidden Patients.
The Gerontologist, 1979, Vol. 19, 175 - 183
Hell, D. The Spouses of Depressive and Schizophrenic Patients: A Controlled Study.
Archiv für Psychiatrie und Nervenkrankheiten, 1982, Vol. 232, 167 - 178
Hill, E.A.; Dorfman, L.T. Reaction of Housewives to the Retirement of Their Husbands.
Family Relations, 1982, Vol. 31, 195 - 200
Keith, P.M.; Goudy, W.J.; Powers, E.A. Employment Characteristics and Psychological Well-Being of Men in Two-Job Families.
Psychological Reports, 1981, Vol. 49, 975 - 978
Krause, P. Lebensbedingungen und Wahrgenommene Lebensqualität von Arbeitslosen. (Conditions and Perceived Life Quality of Unemployed).
Krupp, H.J.;Hanefeld, U.;Eds.:"Lebenslagen im Wandel",Campus, 1987, Frankfurt, Germany, 105 - 125
Medley, M.L. Life Satisfaction across Four Stages of Adult Life.
International Journal of Aging and Human Development, 1980, Vol. 11, 193 - 209
Palisi, B.J. Social Status and the Social-Psychological Well-Being of Married Suburban Women in Australia.
The Australian and New Zealand Journal of Sociology, 1976, Vol. 2, 61- 62
Spruit, I.P. Unemployment, Employment and Health.
Doctoral Dissertation, University of Leiden, 1983, Netherlands
Staines, G.L.; Fudge, D.A.; Pottick, K.J. Wives' Employment and Husbands' Attitudes toward Work and Life.
Journal of Applied Psychology, 1986, Vol. 71, 118 - 128
Wartenberg, H.; Ulbrich, P. Women's Timing of Retirement and Life Satisfaction in Dual Career Families.
Paper Presented at the Conference of International Sociological Association, 1986, New Delhi, India
Morgan, J.N. A Potpourri of New Data Gathered from Interviews with Husbands and Wives.
Duncan, G.J.;Morgan, J.N.;Eds.:"5000 American Families-Patterns of Economic Progress, Vol. 7", University Michigan, 1978, USA, 367 - 401
Denkers, A.J. Psychological Reactions of Victims of Crime: The Influence of Pre-Crime, Crime and Post-Crime Factors.
Thesis Free University of Amsterdam, 1996, Netherlands
Parkinson, B.; Briner, R.B.; Reynolds, S.; Totterdell, P. Changing Moods. The Psychology of Mood and Mood Regulation.
Addison Wesley Longman Limited, 1996, UK
Clark, A.E. The Positive Externalities of Higher Unemployment: Evidence from Household Data.
Paper LEO-CRESP, University of Orleans, 1998, France
Gershuny, J.; Halpin, B. Time Use, Quality of Life, and Process Benefits.
Offer, A,;Ed.: "In Pursuit of the Quality of Life", Oxford University Press, 1996, Oxford, UK, 188 - 210
Lykken, D.T. Happiness: What Studies on Twins Show Us About Nature, Nurture and the Happiness Set-Point.
Golden Books, 1999, New York, USA
Baruch, G.K.; Barnett, R.C. Consequences of Fathers' Participation in Family Work: Parents' Role Strain and Well-Being.
Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 1986, Vol. 51, 983 - 992
Kurdek, L.A. Relation Between Neuroticism and Dimensions of Relationship Commitment: Evidence from Gay, Lesbian, and Heterosexual Couples.
Journal of Family Psychology, 1997, Vol. 11, 109 - 124
Clark, A.E. Unemployment as a Social Norm: Psychological Evidence from Panel Data.
Paper Presented Conference on the: "Measurement of Welfare and Wellbeing" University of Amsterdam, Tinbergen Institute, august 2000, Netherlands
Groot, W.; Maassen-VandenBrink, H. Sympathy and the Value of Health.
Social Indicators Research, 2003, Vol. 61, 97 - 120
Tambs, K.; Moum, T. No Large Convergence During Marriage for Health, Lifestyle, and Personality in a Large Sample of Norwegian Spouses.
Journal of Marriage and the Family, 1992, Vol. 54, 957 - 971
Clark, A.E. Interactions in Labour Force Status, as Revealed by Proxy Utility Data.
Annales d'Economie et de Statistique, 2001, no. 63/64, 21 - 38
Morris, M.L.; White Blanton, P. The influence of work-related stressors on clergy husbands and their wives.
Family Relations, 1994, Vol. 43, 189 - 195
Yokoyama, E.; Tsuya, N.O. Husbands' Drinking and Spouses' Well-Being in Japan and South Korea.
Oppenheim-Mason, K.;et al;Eds.: "The Changing Family in Comparative Perspective: Asia and the United States", East West Center, 1998, Honolulu, USA, 155 - 172
Lu, L.J. Gender and Conjugal Differences in Happiness.
The Journal of Social Psychology, 2000, Vol. 140, 132 - 141
Arrindell, W.A.; Luteijn, F. Similarity between Intimate Partners for Personality Traits as Related to Individual Levels of Satisfaction with Life.
Personality and Individual Differences, 2000, Vol. 28, 629 - 637
Schimmack, U.; Lockwood, P.; Pinkus, R.T. Life Satisfaction and Marriage.
Paper presented at the International Interdisciplinary Conference on Progress 'Happiness and Public Policy', June 2005, Lingnan University, Hong Kong
Schimmack, U.; Lucas, R.E. Marriage Matters, Spousal Similarity in Life Satisfaction.
Schmollers Jahrbuch, 2007, Vol. 1, 1 - 7
Cloin, J.C.; Wennekers, C.H. Een Gelukkige Combinatie. (A Happy Combination).
Schnabel, P. ; Ed.: "Veel Geluk in Nederland", Social Cultural Planning Office, 2007, The Hague, Netherlands, 51 - 56
Prince, M.; Manolis, C.; Minetor, R. Life Satisfaction Crossover among Couples.
Estes, R.J.; ED.: "Advancing Quality of Life in a Turbulent World", Springer, 2007, Dordrecht, The Netherlands, 191 - 2007
Carter, R.E.; Carter, C.A.; Prosen, H.A. Emotional and Personality Types of Breast Cancer Patients and Spouses.
The American Journal of Family Therapy, 1992, Vol. 20, 300 - 309
Groot, W.; Maassen-VandenBrink, H. Age and Education Differences in Marriages and Their Effects on Life Satisfaction.
Journal of Happiness Studies, 2002, Vol. 3, 153 - 165
Vitterso, J.; Akselsen, S.; Evjemo, B. Impacts of Home-Based Telework on Quality of Life for Employees and their Partners. Quantitative and Qualitative Results from a European Survey.
Journal of Happiness Studies, 2003, Vol. 4, 201 - 233
Powdthavee, N Essay on the Use of Subjective Well-Being Data in Economic Analysis: An Empirical Study using Developed and Developing Countries Data.
Dissertation University of Warwick, 2005, Warwick, UK
Veenhoven, R. Findings on Happiness and Marriage: Partner.
World Database of Happiness, Collection of Correlational Findings, Finding report M8, Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands, Printout 2009,
Rogers, S.J.; DeBoer, D.D. Changes in Wives' Income: Effects on Marital Happiness, Psychological Well-Being, and the Risk of Divorce.
Journal of Marriage and Family, 2001, Vol. 63, 458 - 72
Booth, A.L.; VanOurs, J.C. Job Satisfaction and Family Happiness: the Part-Time Work Puzzle.
The Economic Journal, 2008, Vol. 118, 77- 99.
Booth, A.L.; VanOurs, J.C. Hours of Work and Gender Identity: Does Part-time Work Make the Family Happier?
Economica, 2009, Vol. 76, 176 - 196
Headey, B.; Muffels, R.; Wagner, G.G. Choices Which Change Life Satisfaction: Revising SWB Theory to Account for Change.
Discussion Paper No. 1010, DIW, 2010, Berlin, Germany
Braakmann, N. Other-Regarding Preferences, Spousal Disability and Happiness: Evidence from German Couples.
SOEP Paper no. 194, 2009, Berlin, Germany
Mangiavacchi, L.; Rapallini, C. Life Satisfaction and Household Production in a Collective Model: Evidence from Italy.
ECINEQ Working Paper 2009-127, 2009, Palma de Mallorca, Spain
Della Giusta, M.; Jewell, S.; Kambhampati, U Anything to Keep You Happy?
Paper 082, Henley Business School, 2010, University of Reading, UK
Bookwala, J.; Schulz, R. Spousal Similarity in Subjective Well-Being: The Cardiovascular Health Study.
Psychology and Aging, 1996, Vol. 11, 582 - 590
Schimmack, U.; Lucas, R.E. Environmental Influences on Well-Being: A Dyadic Latent Panel Analysis of Spousal Similarity.
Social Indicators Research, 2010, Vol. 98, 1 - 21
Braakmann, N. The Consequences of Own and Spousal Disability on Labor Market Outcomes and Subjective Well-Being: Evidence from Germany.
Working Paper Series in Economics No. 161, University of Lüneburg, 2010, Germany
Guven, C.; Senik, C.; Stichnoth, H. You can't be Happier than your Wife. Happiness Gaps and Divorce.
Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2012
Kulik, L. The Impact of Spousal Variables on Life Satisfaction in Late Adulthood.
International Journal of Comparative Sociology, 2008, Vol. 47, 54 - 72
Dyrenforth, P.S.; Donnellan, M.B.; Kashy, D.A. Predicting Relationship and Life Satisfaction from Personality in Nationally Representative Samples from Three Countries: The Relative Importance of Actor, Partner, and Similarity Effects.
Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 2010, Vol. 99, 690 - 702
Clark, A.E.; Etile, F. Happy House: spousal Weight and individual Well-being.
Working Paper no. 2010-07, Paris School of Economics, 2010, Paris, France.
Groot, W.; Maassen-VandenBrink, H. Match Specific Gains to Marriage: A Random Effects Ordered Response Model.
Quality and Quantity, 2003, Vol. 37, 317 - 325
Wunder, C.; Heineck, G. Working Time Preferences, Hours Mismatch and Well-Being of Couples: Are there Spillovers?
Labour Economics, 2013, Vol. 24 , 244 - 252
Wunder, C.; Heineck, G. Working Time Preferences, Hours Mismatch and Well-Being of Couples: Are there Spillovers?
Soep Discussion Paper No. 6786, IZA, 2012, Berlin, Germany
Austrom, M. G.; Damush, T.M.; Perkins, A. J. Predictors of Life Satisfaction in Retired Physicians and Spouses.
Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, 2003, Vol. 38, 134 - 141
Gere, J.; Schimmack, U. When Romantic Partners’ Goals Conflict: Effects on Relationship Quality and Subjective Well-Being.
Journal of Happiness Studies, 2013, Vol. 14, 37 - 49
Powdthavee, N I Can’t Smile Without You: Spousal Correlation in Life Satisfaction.
Journal of Economic Psychology, 2009, Vol. 30, 675 - 689
Rudolf, R.; Cho, S.Y. The Gender-Specific Effect of Working Hours on Family Happiness in South Korea.
Courant Research Centre, Discussion Papers no. 77, 2011, Göttingen, Germany
Russell, R.J.; Wells, P.A. Predictors of Happiness in Married Couples.
Personality and Individual Differences, 1994, Vol. 17, 313 - 321
Stull, D.E. A Dyadic Approach to Predicting Well-Being in Later Life.
Research on Aging, 1988, Vol.10, 81 - 101
Rodriguez-Munoz, A.; Demerouti, E.; Sanz-Vergel, A.L. Engaged at Work and Happy at Home: A Spillover-Crossover Model.
Journal of Happiness Studies, 2014, Vol. 15, 271 - 283
Feng, D.; Baker, L.A. Spouse Similarity in Attitudes, Personality, and Psychological Well-Being.
Behavior Genetics, 1994, Vol. 24, 257 - 364
Luhmann, M. Honey, I got Fired! A Longitudinal Dyadic Analysis of the Effect of Unemployment on Life Satisfaction in Couples.
Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 2014, Vol. 107, 163 - 180
Hoppmann, C.A.; Gerstorf, D.; Willis, S.L. Spousal Interrelations in Happiness in the Seattle Longitudinal Study: Considerable Similarities in Levels and Change Over Time.
Developmental Psychology, 2011, Vol. 47, 1 - 8
Segrin, C.; Badger, T.A.; Harrington, J. Interdependent Psychological Quality of Life in Dyads Adjusting to Prostate Cancer.
Health Psychology, 2012, Vol. 31, 70 - 79
Inanc, H. Unemployment, Temporary Work and Subjective Well-Being: Gendered Effect of Spousal Labour Market Insecurity in the United Kingdom.
Hajdu, G.; Hajdu, T. Intra-Couple Income Distribution and Subjective Well-Being: The Moderating Effect of Gender Norms.
MTA KRTK KTI Working Paper, 2017, No. 11, 1 - 31
Giovanis, E. Are Women Happier When Their Spouse is Teleworker?
Journal of Happiness Studies, 2018, Vol.19, 719-754
Sohn, K The Role of Spousal Income in the Wife’s Happiness
Social Indicators Research, 2016, Vol. 126, 1007-1024
Chopik, W.J.; Lucas, R.E. Actor, Partner, and Similarity Effects of Personality on Global and Experienced Well-Being
Journal of Research in Personality, 2018, Vol. 78, 249 -261
Liang, H.L. Testing a Negative Workplace Event and Life Satisfaction in Taiwan: Neuroticisms as Two Moderators of the Mediating Roles of Psychological Strain
Social Indicators Research, 2015, Vol. 120, No. 2, 559 - 575
Piao, X.; Ma, X.; Managi, S. Impact of the Intra‑household Education Gap on Wives’ and Husbands’ Well‑Being: Evidence from Cross‑Country Microdata
Social Indicators Research, 2021, Vol. 156, 111 - 136
Posel, D.; Casale, D. Differences in Subjective Well-Being within Households: An Analysis of Married and Cohabiting Couples in South Africa
African Review of Economics and Finance, 2015, Vol. 7, 32 - 52