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We maintain a database of publications which use BHPS data (journal articles, book chapters, books, conference papers/proceedings, official publications, working papers, dissertations) and it is important that we keep it up to date.

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Displaying all 18 Publications

  1. Environmental degradation and happiness

    Ada Ferrer-i-Carbonell and John M. Gowdy

    1. Environmental Sociology
    2. Well Being
  2. Money and mental wellbeing: a longitudinal study of medium-sized lottery wins

    Jonathan Gardner and Andrew J. Oswald

    1. Income Dynamics
    2. Well Being
  3. The psychological costs of unsustainable housing commitments

    Mark P. Taylor, David J. Pevalin, and Jennifer Todd

    1. Psychology
    2. Well Being
    3. Housing Market
  4. How stable is happiness? Using the STARTS model to estimate the stability of life satisfaction

    Richard E. Lucas and M. Brent Donnellan

    1. Statistical Analysis
    2. Well Being
  5. Can the 12-item General Health Questionnaire be used to measure positive mental health?

    Yongjian Hu, S. Stewart-Brown, Liz Twigg, et al.

    1. Statistical Analysis
    2. Well Being
    3. Health
  6. Pecuniary and non-pecuniary aspects of self-employment survival

    Yannis Georgellis, John Sessions, and Nikolaos Tsitsianis

    1. Labour Market
    2. Well Being
  7. Adaptation and the set-point model of subjective well-being: does happiness change after major life events?

    Richard E. Lucas

    1. Psychology
    2. Well Being
    3. Life Course Analysis
  8. Obesity, unhappiness, and 'The challenge of affluence': theory and evidence [Book review feature...of 'The challenge of affluence: self-control and well-being in the United States and Britain since 1950', by Avner Offer]

    Andrew J. Oswald and Nattavudh Powdthavee

    1. Economics
    2. Well Being
    3. Health
  9. Why so fed up and footloose in IT? Spelling out the associations between occupation and overall job satisfaction shown by WERS 2004

    Michael Rose

    1. Labour Market
    2. Well Being
    3. Social Stratification
  10. Optimism, pessimism and the compensating income variation of cardiovascular disease: a two-tiered quality of life stochastic frontier model

    Wim Groot and Henriette Maassen van den Brink

    1. Well Being
    2. Health
  11. The emotional costs of caring incurred by men and women in the British labour market

    David N. Barron and Elizabeth West

    1. Labour Market
    2. Well Being
  12. A new approach to awarding compensation in courts

    Andrew J. Oswald and Nattavudh Powdthavee

    1. Law And Legislation
    2. Economics
    3. Well Being
  13. Being independent is a great thing: subjective evaluations of self-employment and hierarchy

    Matthias Benz and Bruno S. Frey

    1. Labour Market
    2. Well Being
  14. Civil conflict in Northern Ireland and the prevalence of psychiatric disturbance across the United Kingdom: a population study using the British Household Panel Survey and the Northern Ireland Household Panel Survey

    Helen Murphy

    1. Area Effects
    2. Psychiatry
    3. Well Being
    4. Health
  15. The pursuit of happiness

    Timothy G. Bechtel

    1. Well Being
    2. Surveys
  16. Measuring the impact of major life events upon happiness

    Dimitris Ballas and Danny Dorling

    1. Economics
    2. Well Being
  17. Socio-demographic determinants of disabled people: an empirical approach based on the European Community Household Panel

    Marta Pascual and David Cantarero

    1. Disability
    2. Social Exclusion
    3. Labour Market
    4. Well Being
    5. Social Policy
  18. The optimum level of well-being: can people be too happy?

    Shigehiro Oishi, Ed Diener, and Richard E. Lucas

    1. Psychology
    2. Well Being

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