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CORRELATES OF HAPPINESS Situational correlates of happiness Societal context: National setting Nation characteristics Public goods in the nation Social security in nation
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Social security in nation, charity, social security, welfare state
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Authors Title / Source Year Gehmacher, E. Perspektiven der Österreichischen Landwirtschaft. (Perspectives of the Austrian Economy).
Unpublished Paper, Institut für Empirischen Sozialforschung (IFES), 1987, Vienna, Austria
Rescher, N. Social Welfare and Personal Happiness.
Rescher, N.; "Welfare", Snyder & Co, 1972, London, UK, 36 - 59
Veenhoven, R.; Ouweneel, P. Het Rendement van de Verzorgingsstaat. (The Revenues of the Welfare State).
Economisch Statistische Berichten, 1989, 26 April, 419 - 420
Veenhoven, R.; Ouweneel, P. Livability of the Welfare-State.
Social Indicators Research, 1995, Vol. 36, 1 - 48
Moller, V.; Jackson, A. Perceptions of Service Delivery and Happiness.
Development Southern Africa, 1997, Vol. 14, 169 - 184
Ouweneel, P. Meer Zekerheid is Niet Meer Welzijn. (More Security is Not more Well-Being).
Economisch Statistische Berichten, 2000, 14th April, 320 - 322
Christoph, B.; Noll, H.H. Subjective Well-Being in the European Union During the 90 ties.
Social Indicators Research, 2003, Vol. 64, 521 - 546
Veenhoven, R. Social Equality and State-Welfare-Effort.
Paper presented at the International Sociological Conference 'Towards the Good Society. Applying the Social Sciences', June 1992, Rotterdam, Netherlands
Veenhoven, R. Well-Being in the Welfare State: Level not Higher, Distribution not More Equitable.
Journal of Comparative Policy Analysis: Research and Practice, 2000, Vol. 2, 91 - 125
Veenhoven, R. Resultaat van de Verzorgingsstaat: Leefbaarheid en Gelijkheid. ( Effects of the Welfare State: Livability and Equality).
VandeBraak, H.J.;Ed.: Rationaliteit en beleid: Hoofdstukken uit de Rotterdamse Sociologie", Academisch Boeken Centrum, 1990, De Lier, Netherlands, 41 - 80
Veenhoven, R. Welzijn in de verzorgingsstaat. Niveau niet hoger, verdeling niet gelijker. ( Well-being in the welfare state: Level not higher, distribution not more equitable).
Brinkgreve, C.;VanLieshout, P.;Eds.: "Geregelde Gevoelens", Elsevier, 1999, Maarssen, Netherlands, 155 - 195
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
Norberg, J. Happiness Paternalism: Blunders from a New Science.
Centre for the New Europe, 2006
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
DiTella, R.; MacCulloch, R.J. Some Uses of Happiness Data in Economics.
Journal of Economic Perspectives, 2006, Vol. 20, 25 - 46
Ouweneel, P. Social Security and Well-Being of the Unemployed in 42 Nations.
Journal of Happiness Studies, 2002, Vol. 3, 167 - 192
Böhnke, P.; Kohler, U. Determinanten des Glücks: Lebenszufriedenheit in Europa. (Determinants of Happiness: Life Satisfaction in Europe).
WSI Mitteillungen, 2007, Vol. 7, 373 - 379
Radcliff, B.F. Politics, Markets, and Life Satisfaction: The Political Economy of Human Happiness.
American Political Science Review, 2001, Vol. 95, 939 - 952
Pacek, A.; Radcliff, B.F. Assessing the Welfare State: The Politics of Happiness.
Perspectives on Politics, 2008, Vol. 6, 267 - 277
Kirkcaldy, B.; Furnham, A.; Veenhoven, R. Health Care and Subjective Well-Being in Nations.
Antoniou, A.S.;Cooper, C.L.;Eds.: "Research Companion to Organizational Health Psychology", Edward Elgar Publishers, 2005, UK, 393 - 412
Bjornskov, C. Healthy and Happy in Europe? On the Association between Happiness and Life Expectancy over Time.
Social Science and Medicine, 2008, Vol. 66 , 1750 - 1759.
Lapinski, J.S.; Jacobs, L.R.; Riemann, C.R.; Shapiro, R.Y.; Stevens, M.F. Welfare State Regimes and Subjective Well-Being: A Cross-National Study.
International Journal of Public Opinion Research, 1998, Vol. 10, 2 - 24
Propp, J. Life Satisfaction in Welfare States.
Term paper Datengrundlagen der Wirtschaftspolitik II, 2009, Von Humboldt University, Berlin, Germany
Bollerman, S.; Bollerman, S. Happiness and the Welfare State: a Closer Look at Happiness and the Welfare State and Evidence of the Effect of the Welfare State on Happiness in 22 European Countries.
Master Thesis, 2009, Radboud University, Nijmegen, Netherlands.
Weistra, T.Y. Which Welfare State Reform would Create the most Happiness for the Greatest Number?
Master Thesis, Utrecht University, 2008, Utrecht, Netherlands
Rothstein, B. Happiness and the Welfare State.
Social Research, 2010, Vol. 77, 441 - 448
Klein, C. Happiness in a Small Country: Luxembourg.
Greve. B.; Ed.: "Happiness and Social Policy in Europe", Edward Elgar Publishing LTD, 2010, Cheltenham, UK, 53 - 60
Fors, F. Happiness in the Extensive Welfare State: Sweden in a comparative European Perspective.
Greve, B.; Ed.: "Happiness and Social Policy in Europe", Edward Elgar Publishing LTD, 2010, Cheltenham, UK, 120 - 135
Baker, M.; Gruber, J.; Milligan, K.S. Retirement Income Security and Well-Being in Canada.
NBER Working Paper No 14667, 2009, Cambridge, USA
Uhde, N. Social Security and Life Satisfaction. Evidence from the German Socio-Economic Panel.
Paper presented at the Conference '' From GDP to Well-Being: Economics on The Road To Sustainability'', December 2009, Ancona, Italy
Sjoberg, O. Social Insurance as a Collective Resource: Unemployment Benefits, Jobs Insecurity and Subjective Well-Being in a Comparative Perspective.
Social Forces, 2010, Vol. 88, 1281 - 1304
Requena, F. Welfare Systems, Support Networks and Subjective Well-Being among Retired People.
Social Indicators Research, 2010, Vol. 99, 511 - 529
Uhde, N. Soziale Sicherheit und Lebenszufriedenheit: Empirische Ergebnisse. (Social Security and Life Satisfaction: Scientific Outcomes).
Perpektiven der Wirtschaftspolitik, 2010, Vol. 11, 407 - 439
Chadi, A. Employed but still Unhappy? On the Relevance of the Social Work Norm.
Working Paper no 353, SOEP, 2011, Berlin, Germany
Pacek, A.; Radcliff, B.F. Welfare Policy and Subjective Well-Being across Nations: An individual-level Assessment.
Social Indicators Research, 2008, Vol. 89, 179 - 191
Alvarez-Diaz, A.; Gonzales, L.R.; Radcliff, B.F. The Politics of Happiness: On the Political Determinants of Quality of Life in the American States.
The Journal of Politics, 2010, Vol. 72, 894 - 905
Flavin, P.; Pacek, A.; Radcliff, B.F. State Intervention and Subjective Well-Being in Advanced Industrial Democracies.
Politics and Policy, 2011, Vol. 39, 251 - 269
Stefansson, K. Getting ahead of Ourselves. Can International Comparative Research tell Us How Social Policy Affects Subjective Well-Being?
Paper University of Iceland, 2007, Iceland
Rice, T.W.; Cherry, M.; Ridge, C. The Confusing Link between Regime Type and Happiness.
Paper presented at the Conference: " New Directions in the Study of Happiness", 2006, Notre Dame University, USA
Dorsett, R.; Oswald, A.J. Human Well-being and In-Work Benefits: A Randomized Controlled Trial.
IZA Working Paper Series, 2014, No. 7943, Warwick, Uk
Boyd-Swan, C.; Herbst, C.M.; Ifcher, J. The Earned Income Tax Credit, Health, and Happiness.
IZA Working Paper Series, 2013, No. 7261, Arizona, USA.
Tsai, M.C. Instability's Impact on Subjective Well-Being: A Cross-National Study.
Social Indicators Research, 2009, Vol. 35, 101 - 114
Motel-Klingebiel, A.; Betzin, J.; Gordo, L.R. Welfare States and Quality of Later Life: Distributions and Predictions in a Comparative Perspective.
European Journal of Ageing, 2009, Vol. 6, 67 - 78
Myrskyla, M.; Margolis, R. Parental Benefits Improve Parental Well-being: Evidence from a 2007 Policy Change in Germany.
MPIDR WORKING PAPER, 2013, No. 10, 1 - 38, Rostock, Germany
Rothstein, B. Corruption, Happiness, Social Trust and the Welfare State: A Causal Mechanisms Approach.
QoG WORKING PAPER SERIES, 2010, No.9, Gothenburg, Sweden
Stavrova, O.; Fetchenhauer, D.; Schlösser, T. Are the Unemployed Equally Unhappy all around the World? The Role of the Social Norms to Work and Welfare State Provision in 28 OECD Countries.
Journal of Economic Psychology, 2011, Vol. 32, 159 - 171
Flavin, P.; Pacek, A.; Radcliff, B.F. Assessing the Impact of the Size and Scope of Government on Human Well-Being.
Social Forces, 2014, Vol 93, 1 - 32
Deeming, C.; Hayes, A. Worlds of Welfare Capitalism and Wellbeing: A Multilevel Analysis.
Journal of Social Policy, 2012, Vol. 41, 811 - 829
Anderson, C.J.; Hecht, J.D. Happiness and the Welfare State: Decommodification and the Political Economy of the Subjective Well-Being.
University Publishing Online, 2015, I4, 357 - 380
Cullis, J.; Jones, P. How big should Government be?
The Cambridge Handbook of Psychology and Economic Behaviour, 2008, 281 - 303
Veenhoven, R. Life Satisfaction in Nations.
Home page Ruut Veenhoven; https://personal.eur.nbl/veenhoven/Pub3010s/2011s-full.pdf
Veenhoven, R. Lebenszufriendenheit im Internationalen Vergleich.
Sociale Sicherheit CHSS 6/2011 9: 298 - 302
Jousten, A.; Lefèbvre, M.; Perelman, S.; Pestieau, P. Social Security in Belgium: Distributive Outcomes.
IZA Discussion Paper, 2005, No.1486, Bonn , Germany
Veenhoven, R. La Satisfaction a L'egard de la Vie en Comparaison Internationale.
Securité Sociale CHSS, 2011, Vol. 9, 298 - 302
Jakubow, A. Subjective Well Being and the Welfare State: Giving a Fish or Teaching to Fish?
Social Indicators Research, 2015, Vol. 8, 1 -38
Wulfgramm, M. Country-Specific Life Satisfaction Effects of Unemployment: Does Labour Market Policy Matter?
Discussion Paper for the 15th IZA Summer School in Labor Economics Buch/Ammersee, April 23rd - April 29th, 2012, 1 - 23
Wulfgramm, M. Life Satisfaction Effects of Unemployment in Europe: The Moderating Influence of Labour Market Policy.
Journal of European Social Policy, 2014, Vol. 24, 258 - 272
Jakubow, A. State Intervention and Life Satisfaction Reconsidered: The Role of Governance Quality and Resource Misallocation.
Politics & Policy, 2014, Vol. 42, 3 - 36
Boarini, R. Can Governments Boost People’s Sense of Well-Being? The Impact of Selected Labour Market and Health Policies on Life Satisfaction.
Social Indicators Research, 2013, Vol. 114, 105 - 120
Kolev, A.; Tassot, C. Can Investments in Social Protection contribute to Subjective well-being? A Cross-Country Analysis.
OECD Development Centre, 2016, Working Paper No. 332, 1 - 36, Paris, France
Choi, Y.C.; Jang, J.H. Relationships Among Social Policy Factors, National Competitiveness, and Happiness.
Applied Research in Quality of Life, 2016, Vol. 11, 1189 - 1205
Reeskens, T.; Vandecasteele, L Economic Hardship and Well-Being: Examining the Relative Role of Individual Resources and Welfare State Effort in Resilience Against Economic Hardship.
Journal of Happiness Studies, 2017, Vol. 18, 41 - 62
Davidson, R.J.; Pacek, A.; Radcliff, B.F. Public Policy and Human Happiness: The Welfare State and the Market as Agents of Well-Being.
Brockmann, H. and Delhey, J. (Eds.) "Human Happiness and the Pursuit of Maximizaion", 2013, Springer, Dordrecht, Netherlands, 163 - 175.
Gainer, M. Assessing Happiness Inequality in the Welfare State: Self-Reported Happiness and the Rawlsian Difference Principle.
Social Indicators Research, 2013, Vol. 114, 453 - 464.
Kogan, I.; Shen, J.; Siegert, M. What Makes a Satisfied Immigrant? Host-Country Characteristics and Immigrants’ Life Satisfaction in Eighteen European Countries.
Journal of Happiness Studies, 2018, Vol. 19, 1783 - 1809
Vossemer, J.; Gebel, M.; Täht, K, The Effects of Unemployment and Insecure Jobs on Well-Being and Health: The Moderating Role of Labor Market Policies
Social Indicators Research, 2018, Vol. 138, 1229-1257
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
Samuel, R.; Hadjar, A. How Welfare-State Regimes Shape Subjective Well-Being across Europe.
Social Indicators Research, 2016, Vol. 129, 565 - 587
O'Connor, K.J. Happiness and Welfare State Policy Around the World
Review of Behavioral Economics, 2017, Vol. 4, 397-420
Sarracino, F.; O'Connor, K.J.; Ono, H. Making Economic Growth and Well-Being Comparable: Evidence from Japan.
Working Paper, 2019, Hermes-IR, Hitotsubashi University Repository, Japan
Morgan, R.; O'Connor, K.J. Labor Market Policy and Subjective Well-being during the Great Recession
Journal of Happiness Studies, 2022, Vol. 23, 391 - 422
Hess, A. Happiness and the Welfare State in Times of Globalization: A Review of Empirical Findings
Ordnungspolitische Diskurse, No. 2020-3, OrdnungsPolitisches Portal (OPO), Erfurt
Hansen, K.F.; Stutzer, A. Parental Unemployment, Social Insurance and Child Well-Being across Countries
Discussion Paper, 2020, IZA DP 13752, Institute of Labor Economics, Bonn, Germany
Halvorsen, K. Economic, Financial, and Political Crisis and Well-Being in the PIGS-Countries
SAGE Open, 2016, oct-dec, 1-13
Nordheim, O.; Martinussen, P.E. Happiness And The Role of Social Protection: How Types of Social Spending Affected Individuals’ Life Satisfaction in OECD Countries, 1980 - 2012
Journal of International and Comparative Social Policy, 2020, Vol. 36, 1 - 24
Gassmann,F.; Martorano,B.; Waidler,J. How Social Assistance Affects Subjective Well-Being: Lessons from Kyrgyzstan
United Nation University UNU-MERIT Discussion Paper, Nr. #2021-013, 2021, Maastricht, The Netherlands
Adhikari,T.; Greyling,T.,T.; Rossouw,S. The Ugly Truth about Social Welfare Payments and Households' Subjective Well-Being
Working Paper Working Paper, Nr. 883, 2021, Global Labor Organization (GLO), Essen, GERMANY