Prime Minister asks Office for National Statistics to create measures of well-being

In November 2010 the UK Prime Minister announced that subjective well-being will be measured at the national level

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As a Swede, I must say that Brendan’s explanation touches many important points,…

It seems to me that optimism is not like some of the other measures. Kahnemann argues…

Anyone interested in an thoughtful, analytical but quite personal explanation of optimism…

The United Kingdom is not a country. I live in England