Overview of publications on Happiness
and
Subject Lr06.04.03 Voluntary work

Additional keywords: unpaid work, volunteer, honorary

See also the Bibliography subjects:
 HhHappiness and Social Participation, with 83 publications.
 Hh02.03Organizations, with 19 publications.
 Ll05Helping behavior, with 2 publications.
 Qd01.13.01Effects on volunteer work, with 2 publications.
 LlHappiness and Pro-social Behavior, with 9 publications.

See also studies with correlational findings on:
  Happiness and S07 SOCIAL PARTICIPATION : VOLUNTARY ASSOCIATIONS

ReferenceArmstrong et al. (2018)
Author(s)Armstrong, C; Devlin, R.A.; Seifi, F.
TitleDoing Good, Feeling Good: Causal Evidence from Canadian Volunteers.
SourceWorking Paper, Nr 1807e, 2018, University of Ottawa, Department of Economics, Faculty of Social Sciences, Ontario, Canada
Year2018
WWW linkhttps://socialsciences.uottawa.ca/economics/sites/socialsciences.uottawa.ca.economics/files/1807e.pdf
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceBaker et al. (2005)
Author(s)Baker, L.A.; Burr, J.A.; Cahalin, L.P.; Gerst, K.
TitleProductive Activities and Subjective Well-Being among Older Adults: The Influence of Number of Activities and Time Commitment.
SourceSocial Indicators Research, 2005, Vol. 73, 431 - 458
Year2005
DOI linkDOI: 10.1007/s11205-005-0805-6
ISSN0303 8300
ISSN_online1573 0921
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes and entered:
WDH excerpts


ReferenceBecchetti et al. (2013a)
Author(s)Becchetti, L.; Conzo, P.; Corrado, L.
TitleSociability, Altruism and Subjective Well-being.
SourceWorking Paper no. 49, Fondazione Italiana Accenture, 2013, Milan, Italy
Year2013
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceBecchetti et al. (2017)
Author(s)Becchetti, L.; Conzo, P.; Corrado, L.
TitleSociability, Altruism and Well-being
SourceCambridge Journal of Economics, 2017, Vol. 41, 441 - 486
Year2017
WWW linkhttps://academic.oup.com/cje/article/41/2/441/2625416
DOI linkdoi:10.1093/cje/bew033
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceBinder & Freytag (2012)
Author(s)Binder, M.; Freytag, A.
TitleVolunteering, Happiness and Public Policy.
SourceJena Economic Research Papers no. 2012-013, 2012, Jena, Germany
Year2012
WWW linkhttp://pubdb.wiwi.uni-jena.de/pdf/wp_2012_013.pdf
ISSN1864 7057
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceBinder (2015a)
Author(s)Binder, M.
TitleVolunteering and Life Satisfaction: A Closer Look at the Hypothesis that Volunteering more Strongly Benefits the Unhappy.
SourceApplied Economics Letters, 2015, Vol. 22, 874 - 885
Year2015
WWW linkhttp://dx.doi.org/10.1080/13504851.2014.985364
ISSN1350 4851
ISSN_online1466 4291
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceBinder (2015b)
Author(s)Binder, M.
Title" . . Do it with joy!"... Subjective Well-Being Outcomes of Working in Non-Profit Organizations.
SourcePapers on Economics and Evolution, 2015, No. 1503, 1 - 36
Year2015
WWW linkhttp://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0167487016000404
ISSN1430 4716
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceBond (1982)
Author(s)Bond, J.B.
TitleVoluntarism and Life Satisfaction among Older Adults.
SourceCanadian Counselor, 1982, Vol. 16, 168 - 172
Year1982
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceBorgonovi (2008)
Author(s)Borgonovi, F.
TitleDoing Well by doing Good. The Relationship between Formal Volunteering and Self-Reported Health and Happiness
SourceSocial Science & Medicine, 2006, Vol.66, 2321 - 2334
Year2008
WWW linkhttp://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0277953608000373
DOI linkdoi:10.1016/j.socscimed.2008.01.011
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceBrown et al. (2012a)
Author(s)Brown, K.M.; Hoye, R.; Nicholson, M.
TitleSelf-Esteem, Self-Efficacy, and Social Connectedness as Mediators of the Relationship Between Volunteering and Well-Being
SourceJournal of Social Service Research, 2012, Vol. 38,468-483
Year2012
WWW linkhttps://www.tandfonline.com/doi/pdf/10.1080/01488376.2012.687706
DOI linkDOI: 10.1080/01488376.2012.687706
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no new data on happiness in time frame ‘presently’.

ReferenceDella Giusta et al. (2010a)
Author(s)Della Giusta, M.; Jewell, S.; King, Z.
TitleTime Packages and Their Effect on Life Satisfaction.
SourcePaper 084, Henley Business School, University of Reading, 2010, UK
Year2010
WWW linkhttp://ideas.repec.org/p/rdg/emxxdp/em-dp2010-03.html
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes and entered:
WDH excerpts


ReferenceDulin et al. (2013)
Author(s)Dulin, P.L.; Gavala, J.; Stephens, C.
TitleVolunteering Predicts Happiness among Older M?ori and non-M?ori in the New Zealand hHealth, Work, and Retirement Longitudinal Study.
SourceAging & Mental Health, 2013, Vol. 16, 617 - 624
Year2013
WWW linkhttp://dx.doi.org/10.1080/13607863.2011.641518
DOI linkDOI: 10.1080/13607863.2011.641518
ISSN1360 7863
ISSN_online1364 6915
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceEngelbrecht (2006)
Author(s)Engelbrecht, H.J.
TitleHappiness and the Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence.
SourcePaper presented to the IAREP-SABE congress 2006, Paris, France,
Year2006
WWW linkHTTP://worlddatabaseofhappiness.eur.nl/hap_bib/freetexts/engelbrecht_hj_2006.pdf
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceFrey (2008)
Author(s)Frey, B.S.
TitleHappiness. A Revolution in Economics.
SourceMunich Lectures in Economics, MIT Press, 2008, Cambridge, USA
Year2008
ISBN978 026 206 2770
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no new data on happiness in time frame ‘presently’.

ReferenceFujiwara et al. (2012)
Author(s)Fujiwara, D.; Mckinnon, E.; Oroyemi, P.
TitleWellbeing and Civil Society. Estimating the Value of Volunteering using Subjective Wellbeing data.
SourceDepartment of Work and Pensions, Working Paper, 2012, 1 - 15, London, Uk
Year2012
WWW linkhttps://www.gov.uk/government/publications/wellbeing-and-civil-society-estimating-the-value-of-volunteering-using-subjective-wellbeing-data-wp112
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceGerard (1985)
Author(s)Gerard, D.
TitleValues and Voluntary Work.
SourceAbrams, M.; et al.;Eds.: "Values and Social Change in Britain", McMillan, 1985, London, UK, 201 - 226
Year1985
ISBN0 333 38676 0
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes and entered:
WDH excerpts


ReferenceGerard (1985a)
Author(s)Gerard, D.
TitleWhat Makes a Volunteer?
SourceNew Society, 1985, Vol. 74, 236 - 238
Year1985
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no new data on happiness in time frame ‘presently’.

ReferenceGimenez-Nadal & Molina (2015)
Author(s)Gimenez-Nadal, J.I.; Molina, J.A.
TitleVoluntary Activities and Daily Happiness in the US.
SourceIZA Discussion Paper, 2015, No. 8764, 1 39, Zaragoza, Spain
Year2015
WWW linkhttp://ftp.iza.org/dp8764.pdf
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceGreenfield & Marks (2004)
Author(s)Greenfield, E.A.; Marks, N.F.
TitleFormal Volunteering as a Protective Factor for Older Adults’ Psychological Well-Being.
SourceJournal of Gerontology: SOCIAL SCIENCES, 2004, Vol. 59B, 258 - 264
Year2004
WWW linkhttp://www.midus.wisc.edu/findings/pdfs/147.pdf
DOI linkdoi: 10.1093/geronb/59.5.
ISSN1079 5014
ISSN_online1758 5368
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceHaski-Leventhal (2009)
Author(s)Haski-Leventhal, D.
TitleElderly Volunteering and Well-Being: A Cross-European Comparison Based on SHARE Data
SourceVoluntas, 2009, Vol. 20: 388-404
Year2009
DOI linkDoi: 10.1007?s11266-009-9096-x
ISSN0957 8765
ISSN_online1573 7888
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes and entered:
WDH excerpts


ReferenceHilpert (1972)
Author(s)Hilpert, F.P.
TitleThe Relationship of Status Crystallization, Orientation to Interaction, and Social Disengagement to Specific Satisfactions of Aged Community Volunteers.
SourceUnpublished PhD Dissertation, University of Oregon, 1972, USA
Year1972
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceHunter & Linn (1981)
Author(s)Hunter, K.I.; Linn, M.W.
TitlePsycho-Social Differences between Elderly Volunteers and Non-Volunteers.
SourceInternational Journal of Aging and Human Development, 1980/81, Vol. 12, 205 - 213
Year1981
ISSN0091 4150
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceKahana et al. (2013)
Author(s)Kahana, E.; Bhatta, T.; Lovegreen, L.D.
TitleAltruism, Helping, and Volunteering: Pathways to Well-Being in Late Life.
SourceJ Aging Health, 2013, Vol. 25, 159 - 187
Year2013
DOI linkdoi: 10.1177/0898264312469665
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceKim (2013)
Author(s)Kim, J.H.
TitleProductive Activity and Life Satisfaction in Korean Elderly Women.
SourceJournal of Women and Aging, 2013, Vol. 25, 80 - 96
Year2013
DOI linkDOI: 10.1080/08952841.2012.717850
ISSN0895 2841
ISSN_online1540 7322
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no new data on happiness in time frame ‘presently’.

ReferenceKonrath (2014)
Author(s)Konrath, S.H.
TitleThe Power of Philanthropy and Volunteering.
SourceHuppert, F.A. And Cooper, C.L. "Interventions and Policies to Enhance Wellbeing: A Complete Reference Guide", 2014, John Wiley & Sons, Chapter 11
Year2014
WWW linkhttps://doi.org/10.1002/9781118539415.wbwell046
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no new data on happiness in time frame ‘presently’.

ReferenceKroll (2010a)
Author(s)Kroll, C.
TitleVolunteering, Happiness, and the ' Motherhood Penalty'.
SourcePaper presented at the ' Volunteering Counts' Conference, 2010, Manchester, UK
Year2010
WWW linkhttps://www.academia.edu/226554/Volunteering_happiness_and_the_motherhood_penalty_?auto=download
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no new data on happiness in time frame ‘presently’.

ReferenceKroll (2011a)
Author(s)Kroll, C.
TitleTowards a Sociology of Happiness: The Case of an Age Perspective on the Social Context of Well-Being.
SourceWorking Paper April 2011. London School of Economics, 2011, London, UK
Year2011
WWW linkhttp://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=1809833
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceKuskova (2011)
Author(s)Kuskova, V.
TitleAn Empirical Examination of the Relationship Between Life Satisfaction and Employee Volunteerism: A Longitunal Analysis.
SourceKelley School of Business, Indiana University, Dissertation, 2011, 1 - 153
Year2011
WWW linkhttp://search.proquest.com/docview/759823557
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceKuskova (2011a)
Author(s)Kuskova, V.
TitleAn Empirical Examination of the Relationship between Life Satisfaction and Employee Volunteerism: A Longitudinal Analysis.
SourcePro Quest, 2011, Disserations Publishing No. 3423620, 1 - 5
Year2011
WWW linkhttps://search.proquest.com/docview/759823557?pq-origsite=gscholar
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceMatthews et al. (2002)
Author(s)Matthews, B.; Baker, F.; Hann, D.M.
TitleHealth Status and Life Satisfaction Among Breast Cance Survivor Peer Support Volunteers.
SourcePsycho-Oncology, 2002, Vol 11, 199 - 211
Year2002
WWW linkhttp://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/12112480
DOI linkDOI: 10.1002/pon.550
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceMcLaughlin (1984)
Author(s)McLaughlin, F.H.
TitleVoluntarism and Life-Satisfaction: A Test of the Activity Theory with a National Sample of Older Americans.
SourceDissertation, Pennsylvania State University, 1984, USA
Year1984
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceMeier & Stutzer (2008)
Author(s)Meier, S.; Stutzer, A.
TitleIs Volunteering Rewarding in Itself?
SourceEconomica, 2008, Vol. 75, 39 - 59
Year2008
DOI linkDOI:10,1111/j,1468-0335,2007,00597,x
ISSN1468 0335
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceMellor et al. (2009)
Author(s)Mellor, D.J.; Hayashi, Y.; Stokes, M.A.
TitleVolunteering and its Relationship with Personal and Neighbourhood Well-Being.
SourceNonprofit and Voluntary Sector Quarterly, 2009, Vol.38, 144 - 159
Year2009
DOI linkDOI:10.1177/0899764008317971
ISSN0899 7640
ISSN_online1552 7395
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceNikolova & Graham (2014a)
Author(s)Nikolova, M.; Graham, C.
TitleEmployment, Late-life Work, Retirement, and Well-being in Europe and the United States.
SourceIZA Journal of European Labor Studies, 2014, Vol. 5, 1 - 30
Year2014
WWW linkhttp://www.izajoels.com/content/pdf/2193-9012-3-5.pdf
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferencePina & Bengtson (1993)
Author(s)Pina, D.L.; Bengtson, V.L.
TitleThe Division of Household Labor and Wives' Happiness: Ideology, Employment, and Perceptions of Support.
SourceJournal of Marriage and the Family, 1993, Vol. 55, 901 - 912
Year1993
ISSN0022 2445
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferencePollack (1983)
Author(s)Pollack, M.M.
TitleThe General Well-Being of Caregivers of Older Persons with Dementing Illness.
SourcePhD Dissertation, University of Maryland, 1983, USA
Year1983
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceSon & Wilson (2012)
Author(s)Son, J.; Wilson, J.
TitleVolunteer Work and Hedonic, Eudemonic, and Social Well-Being
SourceSociological Forum, 2012, Vol. 27, 658-681
Year2012
DOI linkDOI: I0.l l l l/j.1573-7861.2012.01340.x
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceSuarez-Varela et al. (2016)
Author(s)Suarez-Varela, M.; Gonzalez-Gomez, F.; Guardiola, J.
TitleDo Pro-environmental Behaviors and Awareness Contribute to Improve Subjective Well-being?
SourceApplied Research in Quality of Life, 2016, Vol. 11, 429 - 444
Year2016
WWW linkhttps://link.springer.com/content/pdf/10.1007%2Fs11482-014-9372-9.pdf
DOI linkdoi: 10.1007/s11482-014-9372-9
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceVanWilligen (2000)
Author(s)VanWilligen, M.
TitleDifferential Benefits of Volunteering across the Life Course.
SourceJournal of Gerontology, 2000, vol. 55b,308 - 318
Year2000
ISSN1079 5014
ISSN_online1758 5368
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceWheeler et al. (1998)
Author(s)Wheeler, J.A.; Gorey, K.M.; Greenblatt, B.
TitleThe beneficial Effects of Volunteering for older Volunteers and the People they serve: a Meta-analysis.
SourceInternational Journal of Aging and Human Development, 1998, Vol. 47, 69 - 79
Year1998
WWW linkhttp://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/9718488
ISSN0091 4150
ISSN_online1541 3535
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceWhillans et al. (2017b)
Author(s)Whillans, A.V.; Chen, L.; Seider, S.
TitleDoes Volunteering Improve Well-being?
SourceA. Whillnas et. al (2017): Does volunteering improve well-being?, Comprehensive Results in Social Psychology
Year2017
ISSN_online2374-3611
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceWindsor et al. (2008)
Author(s)Windsor, T.D.; Anstey, K.J.; Rodgers, B.
TitleVolunteering and Psychological Well-Being among Young-Old Adults: How much is to Much?
SourceThe Gerontologist, 2008, Vol. 48, 59 - 70
Year2008
ISSN0016 9013
ISSN_online1758 5341
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceWu et al. (2005)
Author(s)Wu, A.M.; Tang, C.S.; Yan, E.C.
TitlePost-Retirement Voluntary Work and Psychological Functioning among Older Chinese in Hong Kong.
SourceJournal of Cross-Cultural Gerontology, 2005, Vol. 20, 27 - 45
Year2005
WWW linkhttp://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/15875123
DOI linkDOI: 10.1007/s10823-005-3796-5
ISSN0169 3816
ISSN_online1573 0719
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

End of overview of publications on Happiness
and
Subject
Lr06.04.03 Voluntary work

43  Number of publications
28  Of which eligible for Findings archive
4  Entered
24  Waiting list