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CORRELATES OF HAPPINESS Situational correlates of happiness Societal context: Local setting Societal situation in vicinity Income difference in vicinity
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Income difference in vicinity, inequality, dispersion
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List of Publications on this Subject

Authors Title / Source Year Hagerty, M.R. Social Comparison of Incomes in One's Community: Evidence from National Surveys of Income and Happiness.
Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 2000, Vol. 78, 764 - 771
Schwarze, J.; Härpfer, M. Are People Inequality Averse, and Do They Prefer Redistribution by the State?
Journal of Socio-Economics, 2007, Vol. 36, 233 - 249
Ohtake, F.; Tomioka, J. Happiness and Income Inequality in Japan.
Paper, ISER, 2004, Osaka University, Japan
Luttmer, E.F. Neighbors as Negatives: Relative Earnings and Well-Being.
Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2005, 963-1002
Schwarze, J.; Härpfer, M. Income Inequality, Redistribution and Well-Being.
Grözinger, G.; VanAaken, A..;Eds.: "Inequality: New Analytical Approaches", Metropolis Verlag, 2004, Marburg, Germany, 61 - 86
Graham, C.; Felton, A. Does Inequality Matter to Individual Welfare? An Initial Exploration Based on Happiness Surveys from Latin America.
CSED Working Paper No. 38, The Brookings Institution, January 2005, Washington DC, USA
Truglia, R.P. Can a Raise in Income Inequality Improve Welfare?
MPRA Paper no. 3368, 2007, München, Germany. (Master Thesis, 2007, University of San Andrés, Victoria, Argentina)
Ballas, D.; Dorling, D.; Shaw, M. Societal Inequality, Health and Well-Being.
Haworth, J. Hart, G.(Eds).: ''Well-Being. Individual. Community and Social Perspectives'', Palgrave/Macmillan, 2007, New York, USA, 163 - 186
Knies, G.; Burgess, S.; Propper, C. Keeping Up with the Schmidts: An Empirical Test of Relative Deprivation Theory in the Neighbourhood Context.
Discussion Paper 697, DIW, 2007, Berlin, Germany
Jiang, S.; Lu, M.; Sato, H. Happiness in the Dual Society of Urban China: Hukou Identity, Horizontal Inequality and Heterogenous Reference.
Global COE Hi-Stat Discussion Paper Series 020, 2009, Hitotsubashi University, Tokyo, Japan
Oshio, T.; Kobayashi, M. Income Inequality, Perceived Happiness, and Self-Rated Health: Evidence from Nationwide Surveys in Japan.
Social Science and Medicine, 2010, Vol. 70, 1358 - 1366
Jiang, S.; Lu, M.; Sato, H. Identity, Inequality, and Happiness: Evidence from Urban China.
World Development, 2012, Vol. 40, 1190 - 1200
Winkelmann, R. Conspicuous Consumption and Satisfaction.
CESifo Working Paper no. 30, 2011, Zurich, Switzerland
Knies, G. Income Comparisons among Neighbours and Satisfaction in East and West Germany.
Social Indicators Research, 2012, Vol. 106, 471 - 489
Shields, M.A.; Price, S.W.; Wooden, M. Life Satisfaction and the Economic and Social Characteristics of Neighbourhoods.
Journal of Population Economics, 2009, Vol. 22, 421 - 443
Hou, F. Life Satisfaction and Income in Canadian Urban Neighbourhoods.
Analytical Studies Research Paper Series, 2014, 11F0019M, No. 357, Canada
Ifcher, J.; Graham, C.; Zarghamee, H. Income Inequality and Well-Being in the U.S.: Evidence of Geographic-Scale- and Measure-Dependence.
IZA DP. 2016, No. 10155, Bonn, Germany
Sumi, E. Subjective Well-being and Income Inequality.
The Senshu Social Well-being Review, 2016, Vol. 2, 85 - 98
Tran, T.Q.; Nguyen, C.V.; Vu, H. Economic Inequality and Happiness: A quantitative study among the elderly in Rural Vietnam
Journal of Happiness Studies, 2018, Vol. 19, 781 - 799
Tsurumi, T; Imauji, A.; Managi, S. Relative Income, Community Attachment and Subjective Well-Being: Evidence from Japan
KYKLOS, 2018, Vol. 72, 152-182
Huang, J. Income Inequality, Distributive Justice Beliefs, and Happiness in China: Evidence from a Nationwide Survey
Social Indicators Research, 2019, Vol. 142, 83-105
Reyes-Garcia, V.; Angelsen, A.; Shively, G.E. Does Income Inequality Influence Subjective Wellbeing? Evidence from 21 Developing Countries
Journal of Happiness Studies, 2019, Vol. 20, 1197 - 1215
Kang, J.H.; Lee, J.S.; Song, B.K. Envy and Pride: How Economic Inequality Deepens Happiness Inequality in South Korea
Social Indicators Research, 2020, online