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VIEWS ON HAPPINESS: Views on one's own happiness Perceived sources of one's own happiness Accuracy of perception
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Accuracy of perception, difference expected experienced utility, hedonic fore casting, misprediction of utility
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List of Publications on this Subject

Authors Title / Source Year Loewenstein, G.; Schkade, D.A. Wouldn't It Be Nice? Predicting Future Feelings.
Kahneman, D.;et al Eds.: " Well-Being: The Foundations of Hedonic Psychology", Russell Sage Foundation Press, 1999, New York, USA, 85 - 105
Frey, B.S.; Stutzer, A. Economic Consequences of Mispredicting Utility
Working Paper, Institute for Empirical Research in Economics, 2004, Zürich, Switzerland
Gilbert, D.T. Stumbling on Happiness.
Vintage Books, 2005, New York, USA
Frey, B.S. Happiness. A Revolution in Economics.
Munich Lectures in Economics, MIT Press, 2008, Cambridge, USA
Oishi, S.; Kurtz, J.L.; Miao, F.F.; Park, J.; Whitchurch, E. 'Would I be Happier if I Moved?' Retirement Status and Cultural Variations in the Anticipated and Actual Levels of Happiness.
The Journal of Positive Psychology, 2009, Vol. 4, 437 - 446
Frey, B.S.; Stutzer, A. Mispredicting Utility and the Political Process.
McCaffery,E.; Slemrod,J.:Eds.: "Behavioral Public Finance: Toward a New Agenda", Russell Sage Foundation, 2006, New York, USA, 113 - 141
Hsee, C.K.; Hastie, R. Decision and Experience: Why don't we Choose what Makes us Happy?
Trends in Cognitive Sciences, 2006, Vol. 10, 32 - 37
Wilson, T.D.; Gilbert, D.T.; Meyers, J. "How Happy was I, Anyway?" A Retrospective Impact Bias.
Social Cognition, 2003, Vol. 6, 421 - 446
Powdthavee, N And you think Having Children make you Happy? A Case of Focusing Illusion.
Discussion papers in Economics no 2008/31, 2008, University of York, UK
Loewenstein, G.; O' Donoghue, T.; Rabin, M. Projection Bias in Predicting Future Utility.
The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2003, Vol. 118, 1209 - 1248
DeGroof, M.; Brounts, B. Life Rhythm Nederland. ( Lifer Rhythm of the Netherlands).
Investigation Report R&M Matrix, 2009, Maastricht, Netherlands
Truglia, R.P.; Nicolas, R. On the Genesis of Hedonic Adaptation.
MPRA Paper no 19929, 2009, Munchen, Germany
Garry, J.; Lohan, M. Mispredicting Happiness across the Adult Lifespan: Implications for the Risky Health Behaviour of Young People.
Journal of Happiness Studies, 2011, Vol. 12, 41 - 49
Hsee, C.K.; Rottenstreich, Y..; Stutzer, A. Suboptimal Choices and the Need for Experienced Individual Well-Being in Economic Analysis.
International Journal of Happiness and Development, 2012, Vol.1, 63 - 85
Quoidbach, J.; Dunn, E.W. Personality Neglect: The Unforeseen Impact of Personal Dispositions on Emotional Life.
Psychological Science, 2010, Vol. 21, 1783 - 1786
Gilbert, D.T.; Pinel, E.C.; Wilson, T.D. Immune Neglect: A Source of Durability Bias in Affective Forecasting.
Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 1998, Vol.75, 617 - 638
McMahan, E.A.; Dixon, K.J.; King, L.M. Evidence of Associations Between Lay Conceptions of Well-Being, Conception-Congruent Behavior, and Experienced Well-Being.
Journal of Happiness Studies, 2013, Vol. 14, 655 - 671
Stutzer, A.; Frey, B.S. What Happiness Research can Tell Us about Self-Control Problems and Utility Misprediction.
Frey, B.S.; Stutzer, A.; Eds.: " Economics and Psychology", MIT Press, 2007, Cambridge, USA, 169 - 195
Street, H.; Morling, J.; Nathan, P. Understanding the Relationships between Wellbeing, Goal-setting and Depression in Children.
Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry 2004, Vol. 38, 155 - 161
Ubel, P.A.; Loewenstein, G.; Schwarz, N. Misimagining the Unimaginable: The Disability Paradox and Health Care Decision Making.
Health Psychology, 2005, Vol. 24, 57 - 62
Wilson, T.D.; Meyers, J. M.; Wheatley, T. Focalism: A Source of Durability Bias in Affective Forecasting.
Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 2000, Vol. 78, 821 - 836
Frey, B.S.; Stutzer, A. Economics and the Study of Individual Happiness.
David, S. A.; Boniwell, I.; Ayers, A. C.; Eds: "The Oxford Handbook of Happiness", Oxford University Press, 2013, Oxford, UK, 431 - 447
Adler, M.; Posner, E.A. Happiness Research and Cost-Benefit Analysis.
The Journal of Legal Studies, 2008, Vol. 37, 253 - 292
Aknin, L.B.; Dunn, E.W.; Norton, M.I. From Wealth to Well-being? Money Matters, but Less than people Think.
The Journal of Positive Psychology, 2009, Vol. 4, 523 - 527
Ettema, D.; Friman, M.; Gärling, T. Out-of-Home Activities, Daily Travel, and Subjective Well-Being.
Transportation Research, 2010,Vol. 44, 723 - 732
Frey, B.S.; Stutzer, A. Economic Consequences of Mispredicting Utility.
IZA DP No. 7430, 2013, Zurich, Switzerland
Hernandez-Alava, M.; Sampson, C.J.; Wailoo, A. Happy and Healthy: A Joint Model of Health and Life Satisfaction.
HEDS DP, 2013, No. 13.12, Sheffield, UK
Kahneman, D.; Sarin, R.; Wakker, P. Back to Bentham? Explorations of Experienced Utility.
The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 1997, Vol. 112, 375 - 405
Frey, B.S.; Stutzer, A. Economic Consequences of Mispredicting Utility.
Journal of Happiness Studies, 2014, Vol. 15, 937 - 956
Areni, C.S.; Burger, M. Memories of "Bad" Days Are More Biased Than Memories of "Good" Days: Past Saturdays Vary, but Past Mondays Are Always Blue.
Journal of Applied Social Psychology, 2008, Vol. 38, 1395 - 1415.
Becchetti, L.; Conzo, P. The Gustibus Errari (pot)Est: Utility Misprediction, Preferences for Well-being and Life Satisfaction.
CEIS Research Paper Series, 2014, Vol. 12, No. 327, 1 - 45, Rome, Italy
Dolan, P. Developing Methods that Really do Value the ‘Q’ in the QALY.
Health Economics, Policy and Law, 2008, Vol. 3, 69 - 77
Dolan, P.; Metcalfe, R. Valuing Health: A Brief Report on Subjective Well-Being versus Preferences.
Medical Decision Making, 2012, Vol. 32, 578 - 582
Akay, A.; Bargain, O.; Jara, H.X. Back to Bentham: Should We? Large-Scale Comparison of Decision versus Experienced Utility for Income-Leisure Preferences.
E.S.R.C. Working Paper Series, 2015, No. 02, Les Milles, France
Odermatt, R.; Stutzer, A. (Mis-)Predicted Subjective Well-Being Following Life Events.
IZA Discussion Paper, 2015, No. 9252, 1 - 42
Kahneman, D.; Snell, J. Predicting a Changing Taste: Do People Know hat They Will Like?
Journal of Behavioral Decision Making, 1992, Vol. 5, 187 - 200
Odermatt, R.; Stutzer, A. Home Sweet Home: (mis)beliefs about the Extent to which Home Ownership makes Happy.
Preliminary Paper, 2016, 2 - 39
Welsch, H. Some Lessons from Happiness Economics for Environmental Sustainability.
Source: Brockman, H. and Delhey, J. (Eds.) "Human Happiness and the Pursuit of Maximization. Is more Always Better?", 2013, Springer, Dordrecht, Netherlands, Chapter 11
Rodríguez Díaz,J.,J.; Gimeno,M.,M.; Moliner,L.,L. El Campo De Definición De La Felicidad Por Las Ciencias Sociales: Una Aproximación Desde El Análisis De Redes Sociales (the Field of Definition of Happiness by Sciences Social: An Approach from Network Analysis Social)"
Revista hispana para el análisis de redes sociales, 2016, Vol. 27, 45-71
Kahneman,D.; Riis,J. Living, and Thinking about It: Two Perspectives on Life
Hupert, F.. et al (Eds.): "The Science of Well-Being ", 2005, Oxford University, Oxford , UK, 285 - 304