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Bibliographic Subjects » CORRELATES OF HAPPINESS » Situational correlates of happiness » Individual circumstances » Social status of more and less happy people » Age » Chronological age

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CORRELATES OF HAPPINESS Situational correlates of happiness Individual circumstances Social status of more and less happy people Age Chronological age
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Chronological age, year of birth, young, old, middle aged, elder
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List of Publications on this Subject

Authors Title / Source Year Hasan, A. Punctuality and Life Satisfaction among Working Mothers as Function of their Age.
Perspectives in Psychological Researches, 1983, Vol. 6, 42 - 43
Livson, N.; Peskin, H. The Prediction of Adult Psychological Health in a Longitudinal Study.
Jones, M.C.;Bayley, N.; et al.; Eds.: "The Course of Human Development", Xerox College, 1971, Waltham, USA, 215 - 222
Blanchflower, D.G.; Oswald, A.J. Well-Being over Time in Britain and the USA.
Journal of Public Economics, 2004, Vol. 88, 1359 -1368 )
McKeehan-Campbell, I.V. Quality of Life among the Moscow Elderly.
Unpublished paper, Columbia University, 1993, New York, USA
Doyle, D.; Forehand, M.J. Life Satisfaction and Old Age.
Research on Aging, 1984, Vol. 6, 432 - 448
Deeg, D.J. Research and the Promotion of Quality of Life in Older Persons in the Netherlands.
Heikkinen, E. et al (Eds).: "Preparation for Aging", Plenum, 1995, New York, USA, 155 - 163
Blanchflower, D.G.; Oswald, A.J. The Rising Well-Being of the Young.
Paper presented at Conference of Disadvantaged Youth by National Bureau of Economic Research, Wake Forest University, 1996, Winston, Salem, North Carolina, USA
Grob, A. Subjective Well-Being and Significant Life-Events across the Life-Span.
Swiss Journal of Social Psychology, 1995, Vol. 54, 3 - 18
Anguas-Plata, A.M.; Reyes Lagunes, I. El Bienestar Subjetivo a Través de Tres Generaciones. (Subjective Well-Being through Three Generations).
Journal la Psicologia Social en Mexico, 2000, Vol. 8
Carstensen, L.L.; Mayr, U.; Nesselroade, J.R.; Pasupathi, M. Emotional Experience in Every Day Life Across the Adult Life Span.
Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 2000, Vol. 79, 644 - 655
Cummins, R.A.; Davern, M.T.; Eckersley, R.; Okerstrom, E.; Pallant, J. Australian Unity Wellbeing Index, Survey 3, Report 3.2. The Impact of Personal Relationships and Household Structure on the Wellbeing of Australians.
Australian Center on Quality of Life, 2002, Melbourne, Australia
Easterlin, R.A. Income and Happiness: Towards a Unified Theory.
The Economic Journal, 2001, Vol. 111, 465 - 484
Lelkes, O. Tasting Freedom: Happiness, Religion and Economic Transition.
Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2006, Vol. 59, 173 - 194
Putnam, R.D. Bowling Alone.
Simons & Schuster, 2000, New York, U.S.A.
Wilensky, H.L. Rich Democracies.
University of California Press, 2002, Berkeley, USA, 196 - 203
Daatland, S.O.; Clausen, S.E.; Hansen, G.D.; Slagsvold, B. Well-Being, Ageing and Mastery. An Empirical Assessment.
Paper 5th Conference International Society for Quality-of-Life Studies, 2003, Frankfurt, Germany
Mroczek, D.K.; Kolarz, C.M. The Effect of Age on Positive and Negative Affect: A Developmental Perspective on Happiness.
Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 1998, Vol. 75, 1333 - 1349
Schöb, A. Lebenssituation von Älteren. [Living Condition of Elderly People].
Statistisches Bundesamt; Eds.: "Data Report 2002", 2002, Bonn, Germany, 551 - 559
Isengard, B.; Schneider, T. Die Lebenssituation von Jugendlichen und jungen Erwachsenen in Deutschland. (The Living Conditions of Youngsters and Young Adults in Germany).
Statistisches Bundesamt; Eds.: "Data Report 2002", 2002, Bonn, Germany, 541 - 550
Cummins, R.A.; Eckersley, R.; Lo, S.K.; Okerstrom, E. Australian Unity Wellbeing Index. Survey 11, Report 11.0. Part A: The Report. The Wellbeing of Australians. Personal Financial Debt.
Australian Center on Quality of Life, 2004, Melbourne, Australia
Noll, H.H.; Weick, S. Verluste an Lebensqualität im Alter vor allem immaterieller Art. (Loss of Quality of Life for Elderly, Particularly by Immaterial Causes).
ISI Bulletin, 2004, Vol. 31, 7 - 11
Mroczek, D.K. Positive and Negative Affect at Midlife.
Brim, O.G.;Ryff, C.D.;Kessler, R.C.;Eds.: "How Healthy Are We? A National Study of Well-Being at Midlife", University of Chicago Press, 2004, USA, 205 - 226
Caprara, G.V.; Caprara, M.; Steca, P. Personality's Correlates of Adult Development and Aging.
European Psychologist, 2003, Vol. 8, 131 - 147
Lyons, L. Who Can't get No Satisfaction?
Gallup Poll News Service, 18 February 2003, The Gallup Organization, Washington DC, USA
Anand, P.; Hunter, G.; Smith, R. Capabilities and Well-Being: Evidence based on the Sen-Nussbaum Approach to Welfare.
Social Indicators Research, 2005, Vol. 74, 9 - 55
Easterlin, R.A. Life Cycle Happiness and Its Sources.
Paper presented at 6th ISQOLS Conference, 2004, Philadelphia , USA
BT-Social Policy Team, Do Modern Communications Technologies make Life Better of Worse?
Research Report BT Social Policy Team, 2002, UK
Lacey, H.P.; Smith, D.M.; Ubel, P.A. Hope I Die Before I Get Old: Mispredicting Happiness Across the Adult Lifespan.
Journal of Happiness Studies, 2006, Vol. 7, 167 - 182
Pinquart, M. Age Differences in Perceived Positive Affect, Negative Affect, and Affect Balance in Middle and Old Age.
Journal of Happiness Studies, 2001, Vol. 1, 375 - 405
Clark, A.E. Born to be Mild? Cohort Effects don't (Fully) Explain why Well-Being is U-Shaped in Age.
IZA Discussion Paper No. 3170, 2007, Bonn, Germany
Reichert, M.; Weidekamp-Maicher, M. Germany: Quality of Life in Old Age II.
Walker, A.;Ed.: ''Growing Old in Europe'', Open University Press, 2005, UK, 159 - 178
Deaton, A. Income, Health and Wellbeing around the World: Evidence from the Gallup World Poll.
Journal of Economic Perspectives, 2008, Vol. 22, 53 - 72
Easterlin, R.A. Life Cycle Welfare: Trends and Difference.
Journal of Happiness Studies, 2001, Vol. 2, 1 - 12
Boelsums, S. Hoe Leefbaar is de Postmoderne Samenleving? (Livability of Postmodern Society)..
Master Thesis, Erasmus University Rotterdam, Faculty of Social Sciences, 2008, Rotterdam, Netherlands
Thein, M. Myanmar: Understanding Political Turmoil and Social Unrest
Inoguchi, T.; Ed.: "Human Beliefs and Values in East and Southeast Asia in Transition", Akashi Shoten, 2009, Japan, 153 - 169
Stone, A.A.; Broderick, J.E.; Deaton, A.; Schwartz, J.E. A Snapshot of the Age Distribution of Psychological Well-Being in the United States.
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States od America, 2010, Vol. 107, 9985-9961.
Yang, Y. Social Inequalities in Happiness in the United States, 1972 to 2004: An Age-Period-Cohort Analysis.
American Sociological Review, 2008, Vol. 73, 204 - 226
Kunst, A.E.; Okma-Keulen, P.T.; Veenhoven, R. Happy Life Expectancy in 5 European Countries.
Paper presented at the 12e World Congress of Sociology, 1994, Bielefeld, Germany
Herzog, A.R.; Rodgers, W.L. Age and Satisfaction. Data from Several Large Surveys.
Research on Aging, 1981, Vol. 3, 142 - 165
Well-Being Study Unit, Initial investigation on the data from the Quality of Life Survey FY2011.
Economic and Social Research Institute Cabinet Office, Government of Japan, 2012, Japan
Flores, G.; Ingenhaag, M.; Maurer, J. Healthy, Wealthy, Wise, and Happy? An Exploratory Analysis of the Interplay between Aging and Subjective Well-being in Low and Middle Income Countries.
DEEP Paper, 2013, Nr 13.13, Lausanne, France
Self, A.; Randall, C.; Thomas, J. Measuring National Well-being: Life in the UK, 2012.
Office for National Statistics, 2012, 1- 64, UK
Ozcakir, A.; Bayram, N.; Cakir, Y.T.; Dogan, F. O. Subjective Well-Being among Primary Health Care Patients.
PLOS ONE, 2014, Vol. 8, 1 - 15
Borgatta, E.F.; Foss, R.G. Correlates of Age: The NORC General Social Survey.
Research on Aging, 1979, Vol. 1, 253 - 272
Bishop, A.J. Age and Gender Differences in Adaptation and Subjective Well-being of Older Adults Residing in Monastic Religious Communities.
Pastoral Psychology ,2006, Vol. 55, 131 - 143
Case, A.; Deaton, A. Suicide, Age and Wellbeing: An Empirical Investigation.
NBER Working Paper, 2015, No. 21279, 1 - 44
Wrzus, C.; Riediger, M.; Wagner, D. Feeling Good When Sleeping In? Day-To-Day Associations Between Sleep Duration and Affective Well-Being Differ From Youth to Old Age.
Emotion, 2014, Vol. 14, 624 - 628
Graham, C.; Pozuelo, J.R. Happiness, Stress, and Age: How the U-Curve Varies across People and Places Forthcoming in the Journal of Population Economics, 30th Anniversary Issue.
Report, Brookings Institution at the University of Oxford, 2016, Oxford Uk
Hudson, N.W.; Donnellan, M.B.; Lucas, R.E. Getting Older, Feeling Less? A Cross-Sectional and Longitudinal Investigation of Developmental Patterns in Experiential Well-Being.
Psychology and Aging, 2016, Vol. 31, 847 - 861
Gonzalez-Carrasco, M.; Casas, F.; Malo, S. Changes with Age in Subjective Well-Being Through the Adolescent Years: Differences by Gender.
Journal of Happiness Studies, 2017, Vol. 18, 63 - 88
Eurofound, European Quality of Life Survey 2016: Quality of Life, Quality of Public Services, and Quality of Society.
Publications Office of the European Union, 2017, Luxembourg
Blanchflower, D.G.; Oswald, A.J. Unhappiness and Pain in Modern America: A Review Essay, and Further Evidence, on Carol Graham’s Happiness for All?
Discussion Paper, 2017, IZA,, No. 11184
Castellacci, F.; Schwabe, H. Internet Use and the U-shaped Relationship Between Age and Well-being.
Working Paper, 2018, Nr. 0215, TIK Centre, University of Oslo, Norway
Puvill, T.; Kusumastuti, S.; Lund, R. Do Psychosocial Factors Moderate the Association between Disability and Life Satisfaction in Old Age?
PhD Dissertation, 2017, Leiden University, Netherlands, Chapter 3.
Laaksonen, S. A Research Note: Happiness by Age is More Complex than U-Shaped.
Journal of Happiness Studies, 2018, Vol. 19, 471 - 482
Beja Jr., E. L. The U-shaped Relationship Between Happiness and Age: Evidence Using World Values Survey Data.
Quality & Quantity, 2018, Vol 52, 1817 - 1829 Quality & Quantity, 2018 Quality & Quantity, 2018, Vol. 52, 1817 - 1829
Herrero, C.; Villar, A. The Balanced Worth: A Procedure to Evaluate Performance in Terms of Ordered Attributes.
Social Indicators Research, 2018, Vol. 140, 1279 - 1300
Windsor, T.D.; Burns, R.; Byles, J. Age, Physical Functioning, and Affect in Midlife and Older Adulthood
Journals of Gerontology Series B: Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences, Vol. 68, 395-399
Helliwell, J.F.; Huang, H.; Norton, M.B. Happiness at Different Ages: The Social Context Matters.
Working Paper, 2018, National Bureau of Economic Research, Nr. 25121
Realo, A.; Dobewall, H. Does Life Satisfaction Change with Age? A Comparison of Estonia, Finland, Latvia, and Sweden.
Journal of Research in Personality, 2011, Vol. 45, 297 - 308
Eurofound, Age and Quality of Life: Who are the Winners and Losers?
Luxembourg: Publications Office of the European Union
Fumarco, L.; Baert, S.; Sarracino, F. Younger, Dissatisfied, and Unhealthy - Relative Age in Adolescence
Economics and Human Biology, 2020, Vol. 37, 100858
Chung, M.S. Life Satisfaction of Korean Older Adults: The Roles of Cronological and Subjective Age and Appearance Management
Social Behavior and Personality, 2019, Vol. 47, e8258