Join as an associated researcher

Take charge of a section of the World Database of Happiness.

Research associates are scientists with experience in quantitative data analysis who take responsibility for a particular section of the World Database of Happiness, such as ..

  • Happiness in your country
  • Happiness among particular people, e.g. self-employed, migrants
  • Effects of external conditions on happiness, e.g. unemployment
  • Effect of policy interventions on happiness
  • Effect of personal characteristics on happiness, e.g. religiousness
  • .. etc

You keep the collection up-to-date and report periodically on the state of research on this topic.

Arrangements for associated researchers

List of associated researchers

Contact: Erasmus University Rotterdam. Erasmus Happiness Economics Research Organization EHERO, POB 1738, NL3000 DR Rotterdam, Netherlands, Email: