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Working Papers and Presentations


 
Sep 2016 Migration as a Test of the Happiness Set Point Hypothesis: Evidence from Immigration to Canada

John F. Helliwell, Aneta Bonikowska, and Hugh Shiplett

NBER working paper 22601

Aug 2016 Social Capital, Trust and Well-Being in the Evaluation of Wealth

Kirk Hamilton, John F. Helliwell, and Michael Woolcock

NBER working paper 22556

Jul 2016 New Evidence on Trust and Well-Being

John F. Helliwell, Haifang Huang, and Shun Wang

NBER working paper 22450

Jan 2016 The Welfare Costs of Well-Being Inequality

Leonard Goff, John F. Helliwell, and Guy Mayraz

NBER working paper 21900

Dec 2014 How's Life at Home? New Evidence on Marriage and the Set Point for Happiness

Shawn Grover and John F. Helliwell

NBER working paper 20794

Nov 2014 Good Governance and National Well-Being

John F. Helliwell, Haifang Huang, Shawn Grover and Shun Huang

OECD Working Papers on Public Governance, No. 25, OECD Publishing

Nov 2014 The Emotional Consequences of Donation Opportunities

Lara B. Aknin, Guy Mayraz and John F. Helliwell

NBER working paper 20696

Jan 2014 How Durable are Social Norms? Immigrant Trust and Generosity in 132 Countries

John F. Helliwell, Shun Wang, Jinwen Xu

NBER working paper 19855

Oct 2012 Understanding and Improving the Social Context of Well-Being

John F. Helliwell

NBER working paper 18486

Jul 2011 Weekends and Subjective Well-Being

John F. Helliwell and Shun Wang

NBER working paper 17180 and appendix

Feb 2011 New Measures of the Costs of Unemployment: Evidence from the Subjective Well-Being of 2.3 Million Americans

John F. Helliwell and Haifang Huang

NBER working paper 16829

Sep 2010 Prosocial Spending and Well-Being: Cross-Cultural Evidence for a Psychological Universal

Lara B. Aknin, Christopher P. Barrington-Leigh, Elizabeth W. Dunn, John F. Helliwell, Robert Biswas-Diener, Imelda Kemeza, Paul Nyende, Claire E. Ashton-James and Michael I. Norton
NBER working paper 16415


Nov 2008 Life Satisfaction and Quality of Development
(Plenary Lecture for the International Conference on Comparative Development in Honour of the Platinum Jubilee of the Indian Statistical Institute)

John F. Helliwell

NBER working paper 14507
PDF presentation: Delhi, 19 Dec 2007

Jun 2007 Empathy and Emulation: Life Satisfaction and the Urban Geography of Veblen Effects

C. P. Barrington-Leigh and John F. Helliwell

NBER working paper 14593 and appendix