Study Bjornskov et al. (2008b): study ZZ EU 15 1973
- 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
- Source: Penn World Tables
Average change in government consumption in 195 periods +0,02%, SD 0,08.
Average change in government consumption in 180 periods relative to change in government consumption in neighbouring countries -0,07%, SD 5,09
- 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.