Subjective well-being refers to how people experience and evaluate their lives and specific domains and activities in their lives. This information has already proven valuable to researchers, who h...
Carol Graham is a senior fellow in Global Economy and Development and Charles Robinson Chair in Foreign Policy at the Brookings Institution. She is also College Park Professor at the University of Maryland's School of Public Policy. Her previous books include "Happiness around the World: The Paradox of Happy Peasants and Miserable Millionaires" (Oxford University Press) and "Happiness and Hardship: Opportunity and Insecurity in New Market Economies" (Brookings Institution Press, with Stefano Pettinato).