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Bibliographic Subjects » CORRELATES OF HAPPINESS » Situational correlates of happiness » Societal context: » National setting » Nation characteristics » Politics in the nation » Democracy in nation

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CORRELATES OF HAPPINESS Situational correlates of happiness Societal context: National setting Nation characteristics Politics in the nation Democracy in nation
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Democracy in nation, dictatorship, egalitarian, liberal, suffrage, vote, oligarchy, theocracy
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List of Publications on this Subject

Authors Title / Source Year Inglehart, R. The Renaissance of Political Culture.
American Political Science Review, 1988, Vol. 82, 1203 -1230
Frey, B.S.; Stutzer, A. Happiness, Economy and Institutions.
The Economic Journal, 2000, Vol. 110, 918 - 938
Shin, D.C. Mass Politics and Culture in Democratizing Korea.
Cambridge University Press, 1999, UK
Frey, B.S.; Stutzer, A. Maximizing Happiness?
German Economic Review, 2000, Vol. 1, 145 - 167
Inglehart, R.; Klingemann, H.D Genes, Culture, Democracy and Happiness.
Diener, E; Suh, E.M.; Eds.: "Culture and Subjective Well-Being", MIT Press, 2000, Cambridge, USA, 165 - 184
Frey, B.S.; Stutzer, A. Happiness and Economics.
Princeton University Press, 2002, Princeton, NY, USA
Frey, B.S.; Stutzer, A. What Can Economists Learn from Happiness Research?
Journal of Economic Literature, 2002, Vol. XL, 402 - 435
Welzel, C.; Inglehart, R. Human Development and the "Explosion" of Democracy: Variations of Regime Change across 60 Societies.
Paper FS III 01-202 WZB Wissenschaftszentrum for Sozialforschung, 2001, Berlin, Germany
Lane, R.E. The Loss of Happiness in Market Democracies.
Yale University Press, 2000, New Haven, USA
Dorn, D.; Fischer, J.A.; Kirchgässner, G. Is it Culture or Democracy? The Impact of Democracy, Culture, and Income on Happiness.
Discussion paper no. 2005-12, University of St. Gallen, 2005, Switzerland
Bjornskov, C. Life Satisfaction: Is There a Role for Policy?
Policy Paper No. VI/2005, European Enterprise Institute, 2005, Brussels, Belgium
Dolan, P.; Peasgood, T.; White, M.P. Review of Research on the Influences on Personal Well-Being and Application to Policy Making.
Report for Defra, 2006, UK
Frey, B.S.; Stutzer, A. Happiness Prospers in Democracy.
Journal of Happiness Studies, 2000, Vol. 1, 79 - 102
Dorn, D.; Fischer, J.A.; Kirchgässner, G.; Sousa-Poza, A. Direct Democracy and Life Satisfaction Revisited: New Evidence for Switzerland.
Journal of Happiness Studies, 2008, Vol. 9, 227 - 255
Temkin, B. Desarrollo Humano, Bienestar Subjetivo y Democracia: Confirmaciones, Sorpresas e Interrogantes. (Human Development, Subjective Well-Being and Democracy).
Revista Mexicana de Sociologia, 2006, Vol. 68, 731 -760
Bjornskov, C.; Dreher, A.; Fischer, J.A. Formal Institutions and Subjective Well-Being: Revisiting the Cross-Country Evidence.
European Journal of Political Economy, 2010, Vol. 26, 419 -430
Frey, B.S. Happiness. A Revolution in Economics.
Munich Lectures in Economics, MIT Press, 2008, Cambridge, USA
Radcliff, B.F. The Political Economy of Human Happiness. How Voters' Choices Determine the Quality of Life.
Cambridge University Press, 2013, New York, USA
Altindag, D.T.; Xu, J. The Impact of Institutions and Development on Happiness.
LSU Working Paper 2009-17, Louisiana State University, 2009, Baton Rouge, USA
Owen, A.L.; Videras, J.; Willemsen, C. Democracy, Participation, and Life Satisfaction.
Social Science Quarterly, 2008, Vol. 89, 987 - 1005
Stutzer, A.; Frey, B.S. Stärkere Volksrechte - zufriedenere Bürger: Eine mikroökonometrische Untersuchung für die Schweiz. ( More Civil Rights - more satisfied Citizens: A Microeconometric Study for Switzerland).
Swiss Political Science Review, 2000, Vol. 6, 1 - 30
Flavin, P.; Altman, D.; Radcliff, B.F. Democratic Institutions and Subjective Well-Being.
Baylor University Online Blog Publishing, 2015, 1 - 46
Inglehart, R. Democracy and Happiness: What Causes What?
Paper presented at conference on human happiness at Notre Dame University, 2006, October 22 - 24, 2006
Altman, D.; Flavin, P.; Radcliff, B.F. Democratic Institutions and Subjective Well-Being.
Political Studies, 2016, 1 - 20
Ferrin, M. Satisfied with Democracy, Satisfied with Life?
ESS Web Publication: Measuring and Reporting on Europeans' Wellbeing: Findings from the European Social Survey. 2015, 18 - 28
VanHoorn, A.A.; Maseland, R. Does Democracy Deliver in Islamic Societies? Challenges to the Legitimacy of Democratic Institutions in the Muslim World.
University of Groningen, 2016, The Netherlands
Moller, V.; Roberts, B.; Tiliouine, H. 'Waiting for Happiness’ in Africa
Helliwell, J et al (Eds.) "World Happiness Report", 2017, Sustainable Development Solutions Network, New York, USA, 84 - 121
Bavetta, S.; Maimone, D.; Patti, A. More Choice for Better Choosers: Political Freedom, Autonomy, and Happiness
Political Studies, 2017, Vol. 65, 316 - 338
Dimitrova, L. Democracy, Economy and Happiness in Post-Soviet States (1995-2014)
Master Thesis, 2016, University of Tartu, Faculty of Social Sciences
Xu,L. The More, the Merrier? On the Relationships of Democracy and Happiness in China
Advances in Social Science, Education and Humanities Research, 2019, Vol. 4, 133-137