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Bibliographic Subjects » PURSUIT of HAPPINESS » Ways to greater happiness in society (macro level) » Role of government

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PURSUIT of HAPPINESS Ways to greater happiness in society (macro level) Role of government
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Role of government, government intervention, public policy
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List of Publications on this Subject

Authors Title / Source Year Lane, R.E. Quality of Life and Quality of Persons: A New Role for Government?
Offer, A.;Ed.:''In Pursuit of the Quality of Life'', Oxford University Press, 1996, UK, 256 - 293 (also published: Political Theory, 1994, Vol. 22, 219 - 252)
Donovan, N.; Halpern, D.; Sargeant, R. Life Satisfaction: The State of Knowledge and Implications for Government.
Discussion Paper, Strategy Unit, 2003, Government UK
Layard, R. Rethinking Public Economics: The Implications of Rivalry and Habit.
Bruni, L.;Porta, P.L.: ''Economics and Happiness'', Oxford University Press, 2005, UK, 147 - 169
Norberg, J. Happiness Paternalism: Blunders from a New Science.
Centre for the New Europe, 2006
Bjornskov, C. Life Satisfaction: Is There a Role for Policy?
Policy Paper No. VI/2005, European Enterprise Institute, 2005, Brussels, Belgium
Bjornskov, C.; Dreher, A.; Fischer, J.A. The Bigger the Better? Evidence of the Effect of Government Size on Life Satisfaction around the World.
Public Choice, 2007, Vol. 130, 267 - 292
Elchardus, M.; Smits, W. Het Grootste Geluk.( The Greatest Happiness).
LannooCampus, 2007, Leuven, Belgium
Cummins, R.A.; Lau, A.L.D.; Mellor, D.J. Encouraging Governments to Enhance the Happiness of their Nation: Step 1: Understand Subjective Wellbeing.
Social Indicators Research, 2009, Vol. 91, 23 - 36
DePrycker, V. Happiness on the Political Agenda?) Pro's and Con's.
Journal of Happiness Studies, 2010, Vol. 11, 585 - 603
Layard, R. The Greatest Happiness Principle; Its Time Has Come.
Journal for Institutional Comparisons, 2010, Vol. 8, 26 - 32