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CORRELATES OF HAPPINESS Situational correlates of happiness Societal context: National setting Nation characteristics Cohesion in nation Trust
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Trust, confidence, faith
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List of Publications on this Subject

Authors Title / Source Year Helliwell, J.F. How's Life? Combining Individual and National Variables to Explain Subjective Well-Being.
Economic Modelling, 2003, Vol. 20, 331 - 360
Baltatescu, S.M. Trust in Institutions and Well-Being: A State of the Art
Annals of the University of Oradea, Sociology-Social Work, 2002, Vol. 1, 95 -99
Bjornskov, C. The Happy Few: Cross-Country Evidence on Social Capital and Life Satisfaction.
Kyklos, 2003, Vol. 56, 3 - 16
Baltatescu, S.M. Confidence in Government in EU and US.
Presentation International Joint Workshop: Europe and North America- Societies in Contrast, Hanse Institute for Advanced Studies, 2005, Delmenhorst, Germany
Bergheim, S. The Happy Variety of Capitalism.
Deutsche Bank Research, 2007, 25 April, 1 - 22
Hudson, J.C. Institutional Trust and Subjective Well-Being across the EU.
Kyklos, 2006, Vol. 59, 43 - 62
Bjornskov, C. The Multiple Facets of Social Capital.
European Journal of Political Economy, 2006, Vol. 22, 22 - 40
Böhnke, P. Does Society Matter? Life Satisfaction in the Enlarged Europe.
Social Indicators Research, 2008, Vol. 87, 189 - 210
Bjornskov, C. Social Capital and Happiness in the United States.
Applied Research in Quality of Life, 2008, Vol. 3, 43 - 62
VandeWalle, S.; Raine, J.W. Explaining Attitudes towards the Justice System in the UK and Europe.
Ministry of Justice Research Series 9/08, 2008, Minister of Justice, London, UK
Tilkidjiev, N Trust and well-being: Bulgarian case in a comparative perspective
Paper, Presented at, Sofia University, 2010, Sofia University, Bulgaria
Tilkidjiev, N Trust and Well-Being: Bulgarian Case in a Comparative Perspective..
Paper Sofia University, Department of Philosophy, 2010, Bulgaria.
Tokuda, Y; Inoguchi, T. Interpersonal Mistrust and Unhappiness Among Japanese People.
Social Indicators Research, 2008, Vol. 89, 349 - 360
Lima, M.L.; Novo, R. So far so Good? Subjective and Social Well-Being in Portugal and Europe.
Portuguese Journal of Social Science, 2006, Vol. 5, 5 - 25
Tokuda, Y; Fujii, S.; Inoguchi, T. Individual and Country-Level Effects of Social Trust on Happiness: The Asia Barometer Survey.
Journal of Applied Social Psychology
Diener, E.; Suh, E.M. Unhappiness in South Korea: Why it is High and What Might be done About It.
Proceedings of the Korean Psychological Association, 2010, Seoul, South Korea
Ram, R. Social Capital and Happiness: Additional Cross-Country Evidence.
Journal of Happiness Studies, 2010, Vol. 11, 409 - 418
Helliwell, J.F.; Wang, S. Trust and Well-Being.
NBER Working Paper no. 15911, 2010, Cambridge, USA
Bartolini, S.; Mikucka, M.; Sarracino, F. Money, Trust and Happiness in Transition Countries: Evidence from Time Series.
CEPS/ Instead Working Paper, no. 2012-04, 2012, Luxembourg
Oishi, S.; Diener, E.; Kesebir, P. Income Inequality and Happiness.
Psychological Science September, 2011, Vol. 22, 1095 - 1100
Rodriguez-Pose, A.; Berlepsch, Von, V. Social Capital and Individual Happiness in Europe.
Journal of Happiness Studies, 2014, Vol. 15, 357 - 386
Mikucka, M.; Sarracino, F. Making Economic Growth and Well-Being Compatible: The Role of Trust and Income Inequality.
MPRA Working Paper, 2014, No. 59695, 1 - 26, Luxembourg, Luxembourg.
Kroll, C. Social Capital and the Happiness of Nations - Data and Method.
Kroll, C.: " Social Capital and the Happiness of Nations", Peter Lang GmbH, 2008, , 89 - 125, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Graafland, J.J.; Compen, B..H. Economic Freedom and Life Satisfaction: Mediation by Income per Capita and Generalized Trust.
Journal of Happiness Studies, 2015, Vol. 16,
Algan, Y.; Cahuc, P. Trust, Growth and Well-being: New Evidence and Policy Implications.
IZA Discussion Paper, 2013, No. 7464, 1 - 90
Beytia, P. The Singularity of Latin American Patterns of Happiness.
Handbook of Happiness Research in Latin America, 2015, Part of the series International Handbooks of Quality-of-Life, 17 - 29
Wills-Herrera, E.; Forero-Pineda, C.; Orozco, L.E. The Relationship between Perception of Insecurity, Social Capital and Subjective Well-Being: Empirical Evidences from Areas of Rural Conflict in Colombia.
Journal of Socio-Economics, 2011, Vol. 40, 88 - 96
Helliwell, J.F.; Huang, H.; Wang, S. New Evidence on Trust and Well-Being.
NBER Working Paper, 2016. No 22450, 1 - 25, Cambridge, USA
Bartolini, S.; Mikucka, M.; Sarracino, F. Money, Trust and Happiness in Transition Countries: Evidence from Time Series.
Social Indicators Research, 2017, Vol. 130, 87 - 106
Conzo, P.; Aassve, A.; Mencarini, L. The Cultural Foundations of Happiness.
Centre for Studies, 2017, Working Paper no.466, 1 - 46
Habibov, H.N.; Afandi, E. Pre- and Post-crisis Life-Satisfaction and Social Trust in Transitional Countries: An Initial Assessment
Social Indicator Research, 2015, Vol. 121, 503 - 524
Saumik, P; Ranzani, M Happiness in Transition Countries
World Bank conference
Mikucka, M.; Dubrov, D.; Dubrow, J.K.; Sarracino, F. When Does Economic Growth Improve Life Satisfaction? Multilevel Analysis of the Roles of Social Trust and Income Inequality in 46 Countries, 1981–2012
World Development Vol. 93, 447 - 459
Musson, A; Rousselière, D Clap along if you know what happiness is to you! Wealth, Trust and Subjective Well-being
CIRIEC Working Paper, 2017, Nr. 2017/02,
Macchia, L.; Plagnol, A.C. Life Satisfaction and Confidence in National Institutions: Evidence from South America
Applied Research in Quality of Life, 2018, online
Takahashi, Y.; Fukushima, S.; Hagiwara, R. Determinants of Happiness in Japan and the Netherlands: Macro and Micro Analysis and Comparison
Asia-Pacific Review, 2018, Vol. 25, 124-150
Bartolini, S.; Sarracino, F. Happy for How Long? How Social Capital and Economic Growth Relate to Happiness over Time
Ecological Economics, 2014, Vol. 108, 242 - 256
Jasielska, D.; Bilewicz, M.; Stolarski, M. Biased, Therefore Unhappy: Disentangling the Collectivism-Happiness Relationship Globally
Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology, 2018, Vol. 49, 1227 - 1246
Ciziceno, M.; Travaglino, G.A. Perceived Corruption and Individuals’ Life Satisfaction: The Mediating Role of Institutional Trust
Social Indicators Research, 2019, Vol. 141, 685-701
Graafland, J.J.; Lous, B. Income Inequality, Life Satisfaction Inequality and Trust: A Cross Country Panel Analysis
Journal of Happiness Studies, 2019, Vol. 20, 1717-1737
Tov, W.; Diener, E.; Ng, W. The Social and Economic Context of Peace and Happiness
Wyer, R.S. et al (Eds.). Understanding Culture: Theory, Research, and Application, Chapter 13, Psychology Press, New York
Lu, H.; Tong, P.; Zhu, R. Longitudinal Evidence on Social Trust and Happiness in China: Causal Effects and Mechanisms
Journal of Happiness Studies, 2020, Vol. 21, 1841 - 1858
Bjornskov, C. Happiness in the Nordic World
Aarhus University Press / The University of Wisconsin Press
Neira,I.; Lacalle-Calderon,M.; Perez-Trujillo,M. Social Capital Dimensions and Subjective Well-Being: A Quantile Approach
Journal of Happiness Studies, 2019, Vol. 20, 2551-2579