xiii, 240 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
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Munich lectures in economics.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages -236) and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Series foreword Preface Major developments Research on happiness The relationship of happiness to utility How income affects happiness How unemployment affects happiness How inflation and inequality affect happiness Pushing ahead The public sphere Self-employment and voluntary work Marriage and happiness Watching television Procedural utility Mispredicting utility The value of public goods Policy consequences Happiness policies Happiness and political institutions A revolution in economics References Index.