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Toward an Economy of Well-Being

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Science  06 Aug 2010:
Vol. 329, Issue 5992, pp. 630-631
DOI: 10.1126/science.1191273

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Happiness Around the World The Paradox of Happy Peasants and Miserable Millionaires by Carol Graham Oxford University Press, Oxford, 2009. 267 pp. $24.95, £14.99. ISBN 9780199549054.

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Drawing on survey findings from around the world, Graham explores the relation between happiness and income and considers its implications for social policy.