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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
Stutzer, A.; Frey, B.S. Happiness and Political Institutions.
Journal for Institutional Comparisons, 2010, Vol. 8, 32 - 37
Frey, B.S.; Gallus, J. Happiness Policy and Economic Development.
International Journal of Happiness and Development, 2012, Vol. 1, 102 - 111
DeGroot, A. Geluk, Voor Kamerleden. (Happinees for Members of Parliament).
Geluksdoctorandus Publisher,, 2012, The Hague, Netherlands
Bergsma, A.; Boelhouwer, J. De Overheid IS een Geluksmachine. (Government IS a Happiness Machine).
Bestuurskunde, 2013, Vol 22, 75 - 85
Binder, M.; Lades, L.K. Autonomy-Enhancing Paternalism.
The Papers on Economics and Evolution, 2013, No.1304, Jena, Germany
Frey, B.S.; Stutzer, A. Happiness and Public Choice.
Public Choice, 2010, Vol. 144 ,557 - 573
Duncan, G. Happiness, Sadness and Government.
Health, Culture and Society, 2013, Vol. 5, 51 - 66
Frey, B.S.; Stutzer, A. Should We Maximize National Happiness?
Institute for Empirical Research in Economics, 2006, Working Paper Series No. 306, 1 - 26, Zurich, Switzerland
Veenhoven, R. Sturen op Geluk. Is dat Mogelijk en Wenselijk? (Governing on Happiness: Is That Possible and Desirable?)
Sociaal Cultureel Planbureau, "Sturen op Geluk?", SCP Publication, 2012, The Hague, The Netherlands, 34 - 47
Prinz, A. Should the State Care for the Happiness of its Citizens?
Source: Brockman, H. and Delhey, J. (Eds.) "Human Happiness and the Pursuit of Maximization. Is more Always Better?", 2013, Chapter 13, Springer, Dordrecht, Netherlands.
Veenhoven, R. Groter Geluk voor een Groter Aantal. Kan dat in Nederland? (Greater Happiness for a Greater Number. Is That Possible in The Netherlands?)
Blind, 2016, online, 1 - 5
Li, J. Happiness: Conceptual Issues and Policy Implications
Encyclopedia of Public Administration and Public Policy, 2015, Taylor and Francis
Ott, J.C. Beyond Economics. Happiness as a Standard in our Personal Life and in Politics
Palgrave Macmillan, Switzerland, 2020