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PURSUIT of HAPPINESS Can happiness be promoted? Is happiness not too relative?
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Is happiness not too relative?, adaptation, social comparison
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List of Publications on this Subject

Authors Title / Source Year Ackerman, N.M.; Paolucci, B. Objective and Subjective Income Adequacy: Their Relationship to Perceived Life Quality Measures.
Social Indicators Research, 1983, Vol. 12, 25 - 48
Andrews, F.M. Subjective Social Indicators and Objective Social Indicators and Social Accounting Systems.
Juster, F.T.;Land, K.C.,Eds.: "Social Accounting Systems", Academic Press, 1981, London, UK, 377 - 419
Berman, J.J. Parolees' Problems, Aspirations and Attitudes.
Dissertation, Northwestern University Evanston, 1972, Illinois, USA
Zinn, K.G. Bedürfnis als Basis des Wirtschaftens. Entwicklung im sozialökonomischen Denken und Bedeutung für eine neuen ökonomische Wissenschaft. (Needs as Basis of Economy: Development in Socio-Economic Thought and Its Significance for a New Science of Economy).
Bellebaum, A.; Schaaff, H.;Zinn, K.G.;Eds.: "Ökonomie und Glück", Westdeutscher Verlag, 1999, Opladen, Germany, 124 - 156
Frank, R.H. The Frame of Reference as a Public Good.
The Economic Journal, 1997, Vol. 107, 1832 - 1847
Lucas, R.E.; Clark, A.E.; Diener, E.; Georgellis, Y. Reexamining Adaptation and the Set Point Model of Happiness: Reaction to Changes in Marital Status.
Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 2003, Vol. 84, 527 - 539
Clark, A.E.; Oswald, A.J. A Simple Statistical Method for Measuring how Life Events Affect Happiness.
International Journal of Epidemiology, 2002, Vol. 31, 1139 - 1144
Clark, A.E. Utulité Absolue ou Utilité Relative. (Absolute and Relative Utility).
Revue Economique, 2000, Vol. 51, 459 - 472
Cummins, R.A.; Gullone, E.; Lau, A.L.D. A Model of Subjective Well-Being Homeostasis: The Role of Personality.
Gull one, E; Cummins, R.A.; Eds.: "The Universality of Subjective Well-Being Indicators", Kluwer, 2002, Netherlands, 7 - 46
Wagner, D.; Schwarz, N.; Strack, F. Das Leid des Einen ist das Glück des Anderen: Soziale Vergleiche und Selbstdarstellung bei der Beurteilung des eigenen Wohlbefindens. (Social Comparison and Self presentation in Judgments of Own Well-Being.)
Paper University of Heidelberg, 1984, Germany