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Happiness in economics

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Published by Edward Elgar Publ. in Cheltenham, UK, Northampton, MA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Economics -- Psychological aspects,
  • Economics -- Sociological aspects,
  • Happiness -- Economic aspects,
  • Income,
  • Well-being

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Richard A. Easterlin.
    SeriesInternational library of critical writings in economics -- 142
    ContributionsEasterlin, Richard A., 1926-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHB74.P8 H373 2002
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 244 p. :
    Number of Pages244
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15520478M
    ISBN 10184064754X
    LC Control Number2002019544
    OCLC/WorldCa48628034


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