Why are you happier in the countryside than in the city?

Martijn Burger, Academic Director at the Erasmus Happiness Economics Research Organisation

Do you always want a coffee bar at the nearest corner and be able to choose from three supermarkets, or do you prefer space, a quiet and green place to live? In short: are you a city person or do you prefer to live in the countryside? Dr Martijn Burger, Academic Director at the Erasmus Happiness Economics Research Organisation, investigates these different 'types of people' and puts them against the luck gauge: where are you best off?