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CORRELATES OF HAPPINESS Situational correlates of happiness Societal context: National setting Social change in nation
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Social change in nation, revolution, shift, transform
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Authors Title / Source Year Holst, C. Ein Jahr Umfragen in den Neuen Bundesländer. (One Year Surveys in New German States.)
Paper 91-102, Wissenschaftszentrum für Sozialwissenschaften, 1991, Berlin, Germany
Landua, D. Das Jahr danach: Zum Transformationsprozess Ostdeutschlands. (The Year after: Transformation of East Germany.)
Paper P92-102, Wissenschaftszentrum Berlin, 1992, Berlin, Germany
McNeil, J.K.; Kozma, A.; Stones, M.J. Longitudinal Variation in Domain Indicators of Happiness.
Social Indicators Research, 1986, Vol. 18, 119 - 124
Landua, D. Stabilisierung trotz Differenzierung? (Stabilisation in Spite of Differentiation, Perceived Quality of Life in East Germany 1990 - 1992).
Paper P 93-107, Wissenschaftszentrum Berlin für Sozialforschung, 1993, Berlin, Germany
Habich, R. Ungleicheit und Armut? (Inequality and Poverty?)
WZB Mitteilungen, 1996, Vol 74, 30 - 33
Dössel, C. Stabilität und Wandel von objektiven un subjektiven Determinanten der Lebenszufriedenheit. (Stability and Change in Objective and Subjective Determinants of Life-Satisfaction).
Dissertation, University of Potsdam, 1998, Germany
Lang, C. Ostdeutsche Befindlichkeiten ein Jahrzehnt nach der Wende - Ambivalente Spuren des Umbruchs. (Attitudes in East Germany 10 Years after Reunification).
Wirtschaft im Wandel, 1999, Vol. 16, 4 - 9
Lelkes, O. Tasting Freedom: Happiness, Religion and Economic Transition.
Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2006, Vol. 59, 173 - 194
Graham, C.; Pettinato, S. Happiness and Hardship. Opportunity and Insecurity in New Market Economies.
Brooking Institution Press, 2002, Washington DC, USA
Kuznetsova, P. What makes People Happier? Economic vs Overall Well-Being: The Case of Russia.
Master Thesis, New Economic School Moscow, 2002, Russia
Shin, D.C.; Rutkowski, C.P. Subjective Quality of Korean Life in 1981 and 2001.
Social Indicators Research, 2003, Vol. 62/63, 509 - 534
Headey, B.; Headey, D. German Reunification: Welfare Gains and Losses East and West.
Social Indicators Research, 2003, Vol. 64, 107 - 138
Sanfey, P.; Teksoz, U. Does Transition Make you Happy?
Economics of Transition, 2007, Vol. 15, 707 - 731
Zhang, X.; Hwang, S.S. The Micro Consequences of Macro-Level Social Transition: How did Russians Survive in the 1990s?
Social Indicators Research, 2007, Vol. 82, 337 - 360.
Delken, E. Happiness in Shrinking Cities in Germany.
Journal of Happiness Studies, 2008, Vol. 9, 213 - 218
Easterlin, R.A. Lost in Transition. Life satisfaction on the Road to Capitalism.
Journal of Economic Behaviour and Organization, 2009, Vol. 17, 52 - 61
Frijters, P.; DeNew, J.P.; Shields, M. Investigating Patterns and Determinants of Life Satisfaction in Germany following Reunification.
The Journal of Human Resources, 2004, Vol. 39, 649 - 674
Deaton, A. Toll of Transition in Eastern Europe and Former USSR.
The Gallup Company/poll/104881, 2008, Washington DC, USA,
Baltatescu, S.M. Fericirea in Contextul Social al Tranzitiei Postcomuniste din Romania. (Happiness in the Social Context of Post-Communist Transition in Romania).
Editura Universitatii din Oradea, 2009, Romania
Yuan, H. Declining Subjective Well-Being in Boom: The Case of China.
PhD Dissertation, University of Bremen, 2008, Germany
Selezneva, E. Surveying Transitional Experience and Subjective Well-Being: Income, Work, Family.
Working Paper no. 279, Osteuropa- Institut Regensburg, 2010, Regensburg, Germany
Ormerod, P.; Johns, H. Against Happiness.
Prospect, Issue 133, 2007
Easterlin, R.A.; Plagnol, A.C. Life Satisfaction and Economic Conditions in East and West Germany Pre- and Post-Unification.
Working paper SOEP, No. 95, DIW, 2008, Berlin, Germany
Guriev, S.; Zhuravskaya, E. (Un)Happiness in Transition.
Journal of Economic Perspectives, 20009, Vol. 23, 143 - 168
Shrotryia, V.K. Shift in the Measures of Quality of Life viz-a-viz Happiness: A study of Phongmey Gewog and Trashigang Town in Eastern Bhutan.
Karma Ura, D.;Penjore, D.;Eds.: ''Gross National Happiness. Practice and Measurement'', The Center for Bhutan Studies, 2009,Thimphu, Bhutan, 525 - 547
Yuan, H.; Brockmann, H. Institutional Transition and subjective Well-being: a Comparison between China and Germany.
Ostasiewicz, W.; Ed.; "Towards Quality of Life Improvement", Wroclaw Scientific Printing House, 2006, Poland, 380 - 403
Rodriguez-Pose, A.; Maslauskaite, K. Can Policy make us Happier? Individual Characteristics, Socioeconomic Factors and Life Satisfaction in Central and Eastern Europe.
Cambridge Journal of Regions, Economy and Society, 2011, 1-20
Brockmann, H.; Delhey, J.; Welzel, C. The China Puzzle: Falling Happiness in a Rising Economy.
Journal of Happiness Studies, 2009, vol. 10, 387 - 405
Cheung, C.K.; Leung, K.F. Ways that Social Change Predicts Personal Quality of Life.
Social Indicators Research, 2010, Vol. 96, 459 - 477
Easterlin, R.A. Life Satisfaction of Rich and Poor under Socialism and Capitalism.
International Journal of Happiness and Development, 2012, Vol 1, 112 - 126
Angelescu McVey, L. The Effects of Transition on Life Satisfaction in Poland.
CSD, Paper, Symposium Series 2005-2011, 2008, California, USA
Tsai, M.C. Instability's Impact on Subjective Well-Being: A Cross-National Study.
Social Indicators Research, 2009, Vol. 35, 101 - 114
Baltatescu, S.M. FERICIREA in contextul social al tranzitiei postcomuniste din Romania. (HAPPINESS in the Context of Social Transition in Post-Communist Romania.)
Ajder, V.; Dancu, V. G.; Eds.: EIKON, Cluj-Napoca, Romania, 2014
Nikolova, M. Goodbye Lenin, Hello Europe? An Empirical Investigation of Subjective Wellbeing in Transition and Post-Transition Economies.
Dissertation, 2014, 1 - 202, University of Maryland, USA,
Nikolova, M.; Nikolaev, B. Does joining the EU make you happy? Evidence from Eastern Europe.
Journal of Happiness Studies, 2017, Vol. 18, 1593 - 1623.
Knight, J.B. The Principal-Agent Problem, Economic Growth, Subjective Wellbeing and Social Instability: China’s Effective but Flawed Governance.
Oxford DOE Discussion Paper Series, 2015, No. 758, 2 - 29
Nikolova, M. Minding the Happiness Gap: Political Institutions and Perceived Quality of Life in Transition.
IZA Discussion Paper, 2015, No. 9484, 1 - 42
Knight, J.B.; Gunatilaka, R. Does Economic Growth Raise Happiness in China?
Oxford Development Studies, 2011, Vol. 39, 1 - 24
Bartolini, S. Manifesto for Happiness: Shifting Society from Money to Wellbeing.
Book: Partial English translation of '' Manifesto per la Felicità'', 2010, 2 - 69, Roma, Italy
Okulicz-Kozaryn, A. Happiness across Nations.
VDM Verlag Dr. Müller Aktiengeslellschaft &Co. KG, 2009, Saarbrücken, Germany.
European Bank EBRD, The Impact of Transition on Well-Being
Transition Report 2016-17, EBRD, 2017, chapter 2, 31-43
Hamalainen, T.J. In Search of Coherence: Sketching a Theory of sustainable Well - Being.
Hamalainen, T.J.; Michaelson, J.: " Well - Being and Beyond", Edward Elgar, Cheltenham, UK / Northampton, USA, 17 - 67
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
Nikolova, M. Minding the Happiness Gap: Political Institutions and Perceived Quality of Life in Transition.
European Journal of Political Economy, 2016, Vol. 45, 129 - 148
Brzezinski, M. Diagnosing Unhappiness Dynamics: Evidence from Poland and Russia.
Working Papers, 2017, No. 27, 1 - 34
Gruen, C.; Klasen, S. Has Transition Improved Well-Being?
Economic Systems, 2012, Vol. 36, 11 - 30
Abbott, P.; Wallace, C. Explaining Economic and Social Transformation in Post-Soviet Russia, Ukraine and Belarus
European Societies, 2010, Vol. 12, 663-674
Guriev, S.; Melnikov, N. Happiness Convergence in Transition Countries
Journal of Comparative Economics, 2019, Vol. 46, 683 - 707
Florea, A.I.; Caudill, S.B. Happiness, Religion and Economic Transition
Economics of Transition, 2014, Vol. 22, 1 - 12
Adsera, A.; Dalla Pozza, F.; Nikolova, E. Transition from Plan to Market, Height and Well-being
Discussion Paper Series, 2019, DP14027, Centre for Economic Policy Research, London
Abbott, P.; Sapsford, R.; Wallace, C. Surviving the Transformation: Social quality in Central Asia and the Caucasus
Journal of Happiness Studies 12: 199-223
Graham, C.; Werman, A. Well-Being in the Transition Economies of the Successor States of the Former Soviet Union: The Challenges of Change
R.J. Estes, M.J. Sirgy (Eds.), The Pursuit of Human Well-Being, International Handbooks of Quality-of-Life, 2017, Springer, Chapter 15