Andrew Clark

Paris School of Economics (PSE)

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Paris, 75014 75014

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1.

Will GDP Growth Increase Happiness in Developing Countries?

Number of pages: 76 Posted: 28 Mar 2011
Andrew Clark and Claudia Senik
Paris School of Economics (PSE) and National Center for Scientific Research - Department and Laboratory of Applied and Theoretical Economics (DELTA)
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income, subjective well-being, comparisons, adaptation, development

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A Note on Unhappiness and Unemployment Duration

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 14 Nov 2006
Andrew Clark
Paris School of Economics (PSE)
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life satisfaction, unemployment, unemployment duration, habituation

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Relative Income, Happiness and Utility: An Explanation for the Easterlin Paradox and Other Puzzles

Number of pages: 68 Posted: 05 Jul 2007
Andrew Clark, Paul Frijters and Michael A. Shields
Paris School of Economics (PSE), Queensland University of Technology - School of Economics and Finance and University of Melbourne - Department of Economics
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income, happiness, utility, comparison, habituation

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Covid-19, Lockdowns and Well-Being: Evidence from Google Trends

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 14 May 2020
IZA Institute of Labor EconomicsUniversity of Ottawa - Department of Economics, Paris School of Economics (PSE), Paris School of Economics (PSE) and University of Warwick
Downloads 678 (49,453)
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boredom, COVID-19, loneliness, well-being

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Attitudes to Income Inequality: Experimental and Survey Evidence

Number of pages: 78 Posted: 03 May 2014
Andrew Clark and Conchita D'Ambrosio
Paris School of Economics (PSE) and Università degli Studi di Milano-Bicocca - Center for Interdisciplinary Studies in Economics, Psychology & Social Sciences (CISEPS)
Downloads 568 (61,978)
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attitudes, distribution, experiments, income inequality, life satisfaction, reference groups

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Job Satisfaction and Co-Worker Wages: Status or Signal?

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 03 Nov 2007
Paris School of Economics (PSE), Aarhus School of Business and Copenhagen Business School
Downloads 467 (78,992)
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job satisfaction, co-workers, comparison income, wage expectations, tournaments

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When to Release the Lockdown? A Wellbeing Framework for Analysing Costs and Benefits

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 04 May 2020
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - London School of Economics, Paris School of Economics (PSE), University of Oxford, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - London School of Economics, University College London, affiliation not provided to SSRN and House of Lords
Downloads 437 (85,687)
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well-being, COVID-19, lockdown

Happiness, Habits and High Rank: Comparisons in Economic and Social Life

SOEPpaper No. 452
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 18 Aug 2012
Andrew Clark
Paris School of Economics (PSE)
Downloads 218 (178,728)
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comparison, habituation, income, unemployment, marriage, divorce, health, religion, policy

Happiness, Habits and High Rank: Comparisons in Economic and Social Life

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 18 Sep 2011
Andrew Clark
Paris School of Economics (PSE)
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comparison, habituation, income, unemployment, marriage, divorce, health, religion, policy

Winning Big but Feeling No Better? The Effect of Lottery Prizes on Physical and Mental Health

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 30 Nov 2009 Last Revised: 08 Jan 2014
Paris School of Economics (PSE)CNRS and Paris School of Economics (PSE)
Downloads 167 (227,323)
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Income, Self-assessed health, Mental health, Smoking, Drinking

Winning Big But Feeling No Better? The Effect of Lottery Prizes on Physical and Mental Health

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 08 Feb 2010
Paris School of Economics (PSE)CNRS and Paris School of Economics (PSE)
Downloads 106 (323,573)
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income, self-assessed health, mental health, smoking, drinking

Boon or Bane? Others' Unemployment, Well-Being and Job Insecurity

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 21 Jun 2009
Paris School of Economics (PSE), Otto-von-Guericke-Universität Magdeburg - Institute of Economics and Business AdministrationCESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) and Otto-von-Guericke-Universität Magdeburg - Institute of Economics and Business Administration
Downloads 155 (242,229)
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job insecurity, externalities, unemployment, well-being

Boon or Bane? Others' Unemployment, Well-Being and Job Insecurity

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 18 Dec 2008
Paris School of Economics (PSE), Otto-von-Guericke-Universität Magdeburg - Institute of Economics and Business AdministrationCESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) and Otto-von-Guericke-Universität Magdeburg - Institute of Economics and Business Administration
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unemployment, externalities, job insecurity, well-being

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The Great Happiness Moderation

SOEPpaper No. 468
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 25 Aug 2012
Andrew Clark, Sarah Flèche and Claudia Senik
Paris School of Economics (PSE), London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - London School of Economics and Paris School of Economics (PSE)
Downloads 147 (253,137)
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happiness, inequality, economic growth, development, easterlin paradox

The Great Happiness Moderation

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 06 Oct 2012
Andrew Clark, Sarah Fleche and Claudia Senik
Paris School of Economics (PSE), Paris School of Economics (PSE) and National Center for Scientific Research - Department and Laboratory of Applied and Theoretical Economics (DELTA)
Downloads 46 (512,706)
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happiness, inequality, economic growth, development, Easterlin paradox

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Effort and Comparison Income: Experimental and Survey Evidence

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 26 Jun 2006
Paris School of Economics (PSE), Université de Rennes I and Groupe d'Analyse et de Théorie Economique (GATE), CNRS
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effort, comparison income, rank, peak-end, experiments

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Unemployment as a Social Norm in Germany

SOEPpaper No. 132
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 29 Oct 2008
Paris School of Economics (PSE), Otto-von-Guericke-Universität Magdeburg - Institute of Economics and Business AdministrationCESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) and Otto-von-Guericke-Universität Magdeburg - Institute of Economics and Business Administration
Downloads 186 (207,012)
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social norms, unemployment, life satisfaction

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Born to Be Mild? Cohort Effects Don't (Fully) Explain Why Well-Being is U-Shaped in Age

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 06 Dec 2007
Andrew Clark
Paris School of Economics (PSE)
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subjective well-being, cohorts, fixed effects, panel data

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Lags and Leads in Life Satisfaction: A Test of the Baseline Hypothesis

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 15 Jan 2007
Paris School of Economics (PSE), University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, University of Kent and Michigan State University
Downloads 178 (215,105)
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life satisfaction, anticipation, habituation, baseline satisfaction, labour market and life events

Your Money or Your Life: Changing Job Quality in OECD Countries

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 01 Jun 2005
Andrew Clark
Paris School of Economics (PSE)
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job values, job outcomes, job satisfaction, effort

Your Money or Your Life: Changing Job Quality in OECD Countries

British Journal of Industrial Relations, Vol. 43, No. 3, pp. 377-400, September 2005
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 20 Sep 2005
Andrew Clark
Paris School of Economics (PSE)
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Job Security and Job Protection

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 21 Feb 2005
Paris School of Economics (PSE) and Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR)University of Bristol
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perceived job security, Employment Protection Legislation, Unemployment Insurance Benefits

Job Security and Job Protection

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 21 Jun 2005
Paris School of Economics (PSE) and Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR)University of Bristol
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Perceived job security, employment protection legislation, unemployment insurance benefits

Job Security and Job Protection

Oxford Economic Papers, Vol. 61, Issue 2, pp. 207-239, 2009
Posted: 27 Mar 2009
Paris School of Economics (PSE) and Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR)University of Bristol

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Heterogeneity in Reported Well-Being: Evidence from Twelve European Countries

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 11 Oct 2004
Paris School of Economics (PSE), Paris School of Economics, Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR)University of Bristol, National Center for Scientific Research - Department and Laboratory of Applied and Theoretical Economics (DELTA) and Ecole Polytechnique, Paris
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income, utility, well-being, heterogeneity, latent class

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A Happy Choice: Wellbeing as the Goal of Government

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 10 Nov 2019
Queensland University of Technology - School of Economics and Finance, Paris School of Economics (PSE), London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - London School of Economics and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - London School of Economics
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subjective wellbeing, life satisfaction, public policy, political economy, social welfare

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Who Compares to Whom? The Anatomy of Income Comparisons in Europe

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 15 Oct 2009
Andrew Clark and Claudia Senik
Paris School of Economics (PSE) and National Center for Scientific Research - Department and Laboratory of Applied and Theoretical Economics (DELTA)
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income comparisons, relative income, reference groups, happiness, redistribution, European Social Survey

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'It Wasn't Me, it Was Them!' Social Influence in Risky Behavior by Adolescents

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 25 Apr 2005
Andrew Clark and Youenn Loheac
Paris School of Economics (PSE) and Université Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne - TEAM
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social interactions, smoking, drinking

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The Joneses in Japan: Income Comparisons and Financial Satisfaction

ISER Discussion Paper No. 866
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 15 Mar 2013
Andrew Clark, Claudia Senik and Katsunori Yamada
Paris School of Economics (PSE), Paris School of Economics (PSE) and Kindai University, Faculty of Economics
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Income Comparisons, Reference-Group Income, Reference Groups, Satisfaction

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Happy House: Spousal Weight and Individual Well-Being

SOEPpaper No. 349
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 08 Jan 2011
Andrew Clark and Fabrice Etile
Paris School of Economics (PSE) and Paris School of Economics
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Obesity, Subjective Well-Being, BMI, Social Interactions

Happy House: Spousal Weight and Individual Well-Being

PSE WORKING PAPER No. 2010-07
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 31 Mar 2010
Andrew Clark and Fabrice Etile
Paris School of Economics (PSE) and Paris School of Economics
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Obesity, subjective well-being, BMI, social interactions

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Back to Baseline in Britain: Adaptation in the BHPS

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 31 Mar 2012
Andrew Clark and Yannis Georgellis
Paris School of Economics (PSE) and University of Kent
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life satisfaction, anticipation, adaptation, baseline satisfaction, labour market and life events

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Work, Jobs and Well-Being Across the Millennium

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 19 Jan 2009
Andrew Clark
Paris School of Economics (PSE)
Downloads 101 (332,019)
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employment, unemployment, self-employment, life satisfaction, job quality, job satisfaction

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Who Got the Brexit Blues? Using a Quasi-Experiment to Show the Effect of Brexit on Subjective Wellbeing in the UK

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 27 Dec 2017
University of Warwick, City University London - School of Social Sciences, Queensland University of Technology - School of Economics and Finance and Paris School of Economics (PSE)
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life satisfaction, Brexit, United Kingdom, democracy

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Don't Give Up on Me Baby: Spousal Correlation in Smoking Behaviour

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 08 Aug 2005
Andrew Clark and Fabrice Etile
Paris School of Economics (PSE) and Paris School of Economics
Downloads 86 (367,566)
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smoking, matching, bargaining, learning, health

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What Predicts a Successful Life? A Life-Course Model of Well-Being

Number of pages: 64 Posted: 26 Oct 2013
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Centre for Economic Performance (CEP), Paris School of Economics (PSE), Queen Mary University of London and University of Warwick
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well-being, life-satisfaction, intervention, model, life-course, emotional health, conduct, intellectual performance, success

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Poverty Profiles and Well-Being: Panel Evidence from Germany

SOEPpaper No. 739
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 12 Mar 2015
Paris School of Economics (PSE), Universite du Luxembourg - Faculty of Language and Literature, Humanities, Arts and Education and Bocconi University - Department of Policy Analysis and Public Management
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Income, Poverty, Subjective well-being, SOEP.

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The Value of Diplomacy: Bilateral Relations and Immigrant Well-Being

CEIS Working Paper No. 190
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 01 Apr 2011
University of Rome Tor Vergata - Faculty of Economics, Paris School of Economics (PSE) and University of Rome Tor Vergata
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Migration, bilateral relations, life satisfaction, assimilation, diplomacy

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Adaptation to Poverty in Long-Run Panel Data

SOEPpaper No. 634
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 14 Mar 2014
Paris School of Economics (PSE), Universite du Luxembourg - Faculty of Language and Literature, Humanities, Arts and Education and Bocconi University - Department of Policy Analysis and Public Management
Downloads 49 (498,849)
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Income, Poverty, Subjective well-being, Adaptation, SOEP

Adaptation to Poverty in Long-Run Panel Data

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 06 Dec 2014
Paris School of Economics (PSE), Università degli Studi di Milano-Bicocca - Center for Interdisciplinary Studies in Economics, Psychology & Social Sciences (CISEPS) and Bocconi University - Department of Policy Analysis and Public Management
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income, poverty, subjective well-being, adaptation, SOEP

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Economic Satisfaction and Income Rank in Small Neighbourhoods

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 11 Nov 2008
Paris School of Economics (PSE), Aarhus School of Business and Copenhagen Business School
Downloads 67 (423,275)
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satisfaction, neighbours, income comparisons, geo-coded data

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Individual Well-Being and the Allocation of Time Before and after the Boston Marathon Terrorist Bombing

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 25 Apr 2016
Andrew Clark and Elena Stancanelli
Paris School of Economics (PSE) and Paris School of Economics (PSE)
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well-being, time use, Terrorism

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The (Unexpected) Structure of 'Rents' on the French and British Labour Markets

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 05 Jan 2005
Andrew Clark and Claudia Senik
Paris School of Economics (PSE) and National Center for Scientific Research - Department and Laboratory of Applied and Theoretical Economics (DELTA)
Downloads 54 (469,947)
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job satisfaction, wages, self-employment, public sector, permanent, full-time, rents

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Happy People Have Children: Choice and Self-Selection into Parenthood

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 25 Apr 2016
Sophie Cetre, Andrew Clark and Claudia Senik
Paris School of Economics (PSE), Paris School of Economics (PSE) and National Center for Scientific Research - Department and Laboratory of Applied and Theoretical Economics (DELTA)
Downloads 52 (477,871)
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happiness, fertility, children, income, selection

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Share Capitalism and Worker Wellbeing

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 30 Dec 2014
UCL, Paris School of Economics (PSE), National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Department of Economics
Downloads 43 (516,720)

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compensation methods, wages, job satisfaction, working conditions

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Never the Same after the First Time: The Satisfaction of the Second-Generation Self-Employed

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 23 May 2008
Andrew Clark, Nathalie Colombier and David Masclet
Paris School of Economics (PSE), Centre de Recherche en Économie et Management (CREM) and Université de Rennes I
Downloads 38 (540,901)
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satisfaction, self-employment, parents, intergenerational comparisons

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Public Employment and Political Pressure: The Case of French Hospitals

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 29 Jun 2010
Andrew Clark and Carine Milcent
Paris School of Economics (PSE) and CNRS
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hospitals, public employment, unemployment, political preferences

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When Experienced and Decision Utility Concur: The Case of Income Comparisons

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 04 Sep 2015
Andrew Clark, Claudia Senik and Katsunori Yamada
Paris School of Economics (PSE), National Center for Scientific Research - Department and Laboratory of Applied and Theoretical Economics (DELTA) and Kindai University, Faculty of Economics
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satisfaction, income comparisons, reference-group income, discrete-choice experiments

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Children, Unhappiness and Family Finances: Evidence from One Million Europeans

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 26 Feb 2019 Last Revised: 11 Jun 2021
David G. Blanchflower and Andrew Clark
Dartmouth College - Department of Economics and Paris School of Economics (PSE)
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A Natural Experiment on Job Insecurity and Fertility in France

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 20 Apr 2020
Andrew Clark and Anthony Lepinteur
Paris School of Economics (PSE) and Universite du Luxembourg - Department of Economics
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employment protection, layoff tax, perceived job security, difference-in-differences, fertility

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Occupational Status and Life Satisfaction in the UK the Miserable Middle?

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 03 Nov 2021 Last Revised: 24 Nov 2021
University of Kent, Paris School of Economics (PSE), University of Huddersfield and University of Kent
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Occupational Status, Life Satisfaction, Occupational Mobility

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The Causes and Consequences of Early-Adult Unemployment: Evidence from Cohort Data

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 08 Jul 2019
Andrew Clark and Anthony Lepinteur
Paris School of Economics (PSE) and Universite du Luxembourg - Department of Economics
Downloads 7 (750,043)
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unemployment, life satisfaction, habituation

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Unfairness at Work: Well-Being and Quits

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 25 Feb 2018
Università degli Studi di Milano-Bicocca - Center for Interdisciplinary Studies in Economics, Psychology & Social Sciences (CISEPS), Paris School of Economics (PSE) and Universite du Luxembourg
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fair income, subjective well-being, quits, SOEP

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Footsie, Yeah! Share Prices and Worker Wellbeing

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 11 Sep 2021
Alex Bryson, Andrew Clark and Colin P. Green
UCL, Paris School of Economics (PSE) and Department of Economics
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job satisfaction, wellbeing, share prices, share ownership, profit-sharing

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Back to Baseline in Britain: Adaptation in the British Household Panel Survey

Economica, Vol. 80, Issue 319, pp. 496-512, 2013
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 29 Jun 2013
Andrew Clark and Yannis Georgellis
Paris School of Economics (PSE) and University of Kent
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Four Decades of the Economics of Happiness: Where Next?

Review of Income and Wealth, Vol. 64, Issue 2, pp. 245-269, 2018
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 05 Jun 2018
Andrew Clark
Paris School of Economics (PSE)
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economics, subjective well‐being

Economic Growth Evens Out Happiness: Evidence from Six Surveys

Review of Income and Wealth, Vol. 62, Issue 3, pp. 405-419, 2016
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 16 Aug 2016
Andrew Clark and Sarah Flèche
Paris School of Economics (PSE) and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - London School of Economics
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development, Easterlin paradox, economic growth, happiness, inequality

Economic Growth Evens-Out Happiness: Evidence from Six Surveys

SOEPpaper No. 633
Posted: 12 Mar 2014
Andrew Clark, Sarah Fleche and Claudia Senik
Paris School of Economics (PSE), Paris School of Economics (PSE) and Paris School of Economics (PSE)

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Happiness, inequality, economic growth, development, Easterlin paradox

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Scarring: The Psychological Impact of Past Unemployment

Posted: 26 Jan 2002
Andrew Clark, Yannis Georgellis and Peter Sanfey
Paris School of Economics (PSE), University of Kent and European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD)

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Unemployment, Life Satisfaction, Habituation, Hysteresis

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Job Satisfaction, Wage Changes and Quits: Evidence from Germany

Posted: 05 Jan 1999
Andrew Clark, Yannis Georgellis and Peter Sanfey
Paris School of Economics (PSE), University of Kent and European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD)

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