Putting a price on happiness

As the saying goes, “Money can’t buy you happiness.” However, recent studies show this may not be entirely accurate.

Economists, Betsey Stevenson and Justin Wolfers, recently examined surveys—including the Gallup World Poll—from more than 150 countries. Their research shed new light on the interaction between happiness and income. Their initial conclusion stated that the more money someone has, the happier they tend to be. Continue reading