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Happiness, Growth, and the Life Cycle (Iza Prize in Labor Economics) (Reprint) (Paperback) (Richard A.
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Published with the IZA, this volume presents Richard Easterlin's outstanding research on the analysis of subjective well-being, and on the relationship between demographic developments and economic outcomes. In both fields, his work has laid the foundations for enlarging the scope of traditional economic analysis and has increased our understanding of behaviour in several important domains, such as fertility choices, labour market behaviour, and the determinants of individual well-being.In various seminal contributions, Easterlin has demonstrated the importance of material aspirations and relative economic status for human behaviour. This book is a collection of 11 of his key papers, revised and edited to make a cohesive book. New material includes an Introduction from the editors, two section Introductions from Easterlin, and an Epilogue from Easterlin.
Number of Pages: 304
Genre: Business + Money Management
Series Title: Iza Prize in Labor Economics
Publisher: Oxford Univ Pr
Author: Richard A. Easterlin
Street Date: August 16, 2016
Item Number (DPCI): 248-22-2433