Slag (2017): study KR 1981
- Slag, M.R.A
- The Easterlin Paradox or Easterlin Illusion: Some Empirical Tests.
- MSc Thesis, 2017, School of Economics, Erasmus University, Rotterdam, Netherlands
- 18+ aged general public, South Korea, 1981-2015
- Survey name:
- KR- pooled surveys
- Varied Probability
- N = 0
- Non Response:
- Multiple assesment methods
Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings
- Full text:
Self report on three questions
A Overall, how satisfied or dissatisfied are you with your life?
1 very dissatisfied
3 neither satisfied nor dissatisfied
5 very satisfied
B Taking all together, how satisfied or dissatisfied are you with your life as a whole these days?
C Here is ladder representing the 'ladder of life'. Let's suppose the top of the ladder represents the best possible life for you; and the bottom, the worst possible life for you. On which step of the ladder do you feel you personally stand at the present time?
10 best possible
0 worst possible life
Computation: standardized scores (0-1) per year
- Author's label:
- Subjective wellebing
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