- 16+ aged, general public, EU 15 member states, 1973-2002.
- N = 250000
- Non Response:
- Interview: face-to-face
- Authors's label
- Change in government consumption, absolute and relative
- Our Classification
- Change in government consumption as % GDP
Observed Relation with Happiness
Beta controlled for:
-change in happiness in 4-year period starting 2 years before (2-year overlap)
-change in happiness in 4-year periods starting 4 years before (no overlap)
Beta additionally controlled for
-GDP-change in same periods
-GDP-change relative to change in preceding periods.