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Wednesday, January 27 • 8:30pm - 10:00pm
The Economics of Happiness

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The Easterlin paradox -- happiness at a national level does not increase with wealth once basic needs are fulfilled -- has been challenged by recent studies positing that absolute income (versus relative) tends to bring happiness even if it does not guarantee it. How should happiness be measured from the perspective of economics?

Wednesday January 27, 2010 8:30pm - 10:00pm
Hotel Seehof, Palais Mitte Hotel Seehof, DAVOS, Switzerland