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Correlational findings

Study Wright & Bonett (1993): study US 1988

Public:
Human services personel; USA; followed for 2 years, 198?
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 33
Non Response:
Assessment:
Questionnaire: paper
Mental health; work performance rated by top-ranking supervisor

Correlate

Authors's label
Composite work performance
Our Classification
Operationalization
Rating by head of department of performance in the last year at T3.

3 dimensions of work performance were measured using a 5 point scale ranging from never to always:

- goal emphasis
- work facilitation
- team building

These 3 dimensions were summed to form a composite measure of performance.

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks A-BB-u-mq-v-3-e r = +.23 ns T1 happiness by T3 performance (2 years lag) A-BB-u-mq-v-3-e r = +.48 p < .01 T2 happiness by T3 performance (1 year lag) A-BB-u-mq-v-3-e r = +.38 p < .05 T1 + T2 happiness by T3 performance