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Literature Update 32 Tuesday: Do people choose happiness or..?
Benjamin, Kimball, Heffetz and Rees-Jones (2012) research if individuals make their decisions to consciously optimize their happiness. Their results show a resounding ‘no’.
Literature Update 31 Tuesday: Graduates during recession more satisfied with jobs
Due to easter this literature update is published one day later than normal. Bianchi researched the effects of attaining a college or graduate degree during a recession on the job satisfaction of said graduates.
Literature Update 30 Thursday: Social Capital and Happiness
Rodríguez-Pose and von Berlepsch (2013) research the effects of social capital on happiness.
Literature Update 29 Monday: Happier places, more suicides
Daly, Oswald, Wilson & Wu (2011) show quite a disturbing finding, more suicides occur in happier places, they call this finding the ‘dark contrast’.
Programdirector Guy van Liemt interviewed by Trouw (major Dutch newspaper)!
Program director Guy van Liemt was interviewed by a reporter of the Dutch newspaper Trouw about happiness within companies.