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IMPROVING QUALITY OF LIFE

BY EXPLORING HUMAN HAPPINESS

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COUNTRY REPORT

THE HAPPY DANES

Denmark often ranks as the happiest country in the world. This report by the Happiness Research Institute explains the reasons behind the high level of happiness among the Danes.

 

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CITY SURVEY

MEASURING WHAT MATTERS

 

The town of Dragør just outside Copenhagen, Denmark, have worked together with The Happiness Research Institute to have a closer look at the status and potential for happiness, satisfaction and quality of life.

Download the city survey in Danish or English

 

Interested in measuring what matters in your city? Mail us

THE FACEBOOK EXPERIMENT 

DOES SOCIAL MEDIA AFFECT THE QUALITY OF OUR LIVES?

 

When we evaluate our lives, we are influence by social comparisons. The Happiness Research Institute therefore tested the effect on life satisfaction when a randomised trial group did not log on to Facebook for one week.  

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POLICY MAKERS

ADVICE AND RECOMMENDATIONS

 

Happiness research is applicable in range of different situations. The Happiness Research Institute empowers cities, communities and government to develop strategies to achieve greater subjective well-being for their citizens. Learn more

SPEAKER REQUEST

KEYNOTES, PANELS AND ROUNDTABLES

 

The Happiness Research Institute helps shape the agenda and qualify the debate. We would love to speak at your event too.  

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SUSTAINABLE HAPPINESS 

WHAT IS THE LINK BETWEEN WELL-BEING AND ENVIROMENTALISM?

 

The World Happiness Report noted that the tools of happiness research have the potential to recast the debate between economic growth and environmental protection, This report from The Happiness Research Institute explores the links between happiness and environmental sustainability. Download the report

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WORLD HAPPINESS REPORT 2016 PUBLISHED  

COMMISIONED BY THE UNITED NATIONS

 

Published by Earth Institute at Columbia University and commissioned by the United Nations, the World Happiness Report measures happiness around the world. The report reflects a worldwide political interest in hapiness and a demand for more attention to happiness and absence of misery as criteria for government policy.

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PSORIASIS?

JOIN OUR STUDY

 

PsoHappy aims to document the effect of psoriasis on quality of life, address the inequalities in well-being and explore how we may improve happiness. 

 

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Publications

SHARING KNOWLEDGE

PUBLICATIONS, EXPOS AND ARTICLES

 

The Happiness Research Institute produce reports, books, expositions, articles and Op-Eds on subjective well-being, happiness and quality of life.

 

All our work is freely available.

Explore some of it here

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ALTRUISM

CROWDFUNDING A REPORT ON...CROWDFUNDING

 

The Happiness Research Institute aims to produce a report that explores the link between happiness and altruism - financed exclusively through crowdfunding. Learn how you can help

”An increasing body of evicence has shown that subjective well-being can be measured in surveys, that such measures are reliable, and that they can inform policy making." 

 

- OECD, Guidelines on Measuring Subjective Well-being

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TEDx 

MEIK WIKING, CEO,THE HAPPINESS RESEARCH INSTITUTE

 

In this Ted-talk Meik Wiking explains how to measure happiness, how social comparisons impact our quality of life and why happier countries may risk having higher suicide rates.

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JOB SATISFACTION INDEX 2016

WHAT DRIVES WELL-BEING AT WORK?

 

Why are some employees happier than others and what are the most important factors when it comes to job satisfaction?

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