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Would You Be Happier If You Were Richer? A Focusing Illusion

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Science  30 Jun 2006:
Vol. 312, Issue 5782, pp. 1908-1910
DOI: 10.1126/science.1129688

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vol. 312 no. 5782 1908-1910

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  1. Daniel Kahneman1,
  2. Alan B. Krueger1,2,*,
  3. David Schkade3,
  4. Norbert Schwarz4,
  5. Arthur A. Stone5
  1. 1 Princeton University, Princeton, NJ 08544, USA.
  2. 2 National Bureau of Economic Research, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA.
  3. 3 Rady School of Management, University of California, San Diego, San Diego, CA 92093, USA.
  4. 4 Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48106, USA.
  5. 5 Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY, 11794, USA.
  1. * To whom correspondence should be addressed. E-mail: akrueger{at}princeton.edu

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