Andrew J. Oswald

University of Warwick - Department of Economics

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United Kingdom

IZA Institute of Labor Economics

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Bonn, D-53072

Germany

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Scholarly Papers (79)

1.

How Does Marriage Affect Physical and Psychological Health? A Survey of the Longitudinal Evidence

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 03 Jun 2005
Chris M. Wilson and Andrew J. Oswald
School of Business and Economics, Loughborough University and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
Downloads 3,348 (3,827)

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mortality, health, marriage, happiness, longitudinal

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Happiness and Productivity

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4645
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 22 Dec 2009
Andrew J. Oswald, Eugenio Proto and Daniel Sgroi
University of Warwick - Department of Economics, University of Glasgow and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
Downloads 2,308 (7,211)
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labor productivity, emotions, well-being, happiness, positive affect, experimental economics

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Obesity, Unhappiness, and the Challenge of Affluence: Theory and Evidence

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2717
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 21 Apr 2007
Andrew J. Oswald and Nattavudh Powdthavee
University of Warwick - Department of Economics and University of Warwick
Downloads 1,032 (25,357)
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body mass index, happiness, mental health, General Health Questionnaire, GHQ scores, BMI, well-being, obesity, BHPS, GSOEP, imitation, weight, relative income, comparisons

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The Macroeconomics of Happiness

University of Bonn ZEI Working Paper No. B3
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 04 Oct 2001
Rafael Di Tella, Robert MacCulloch and Andrew J. Oswald
Harvard Business School - Business, Government and the International Economy Unit, Imperial College London - Tanaka Business School and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
Downloads 818 (35,235)
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Well-being, Happiness, Macroeconomics, Costs of Business Cycles, Unemployment Insurance

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Was Brexit Caused by the Unhappy and the Old?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11059
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 02 Oct 2017
ETH Zürich - KOF Swiss Economic Institute, University of Warwick - Department of Economics, University of Glasgow and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
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Brexit, European Union, referendum, voting

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What Makes a Young Entrepreneur?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3139
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 26 Nov 2007
David G. Blanchflower and Andrew J. Oswald
Dartmouth College - Department of Economics and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
Downloads 707 (43,011)
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youth entrepreneurship, self-employment

Happiness and the Human Development Index: The Paradox of Australia

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 25 May 2005
David G. Blanchflower and Andrew J. Oswald
Dartmouth College - Department of Economics and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
Downloads 370 (95,250)

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well-being, happiness, HDI, macroeconomics

Happiness and the Human Development Index: The Paradox of Australia

NBER Working Paper No. w11416
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 06 Jul 2005 Last Revised: 13 Mar 2021
David G. Blanchflower and Andrew J. Oswald
Dartmouth College - Department of Economics and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
Downloads 60 (425,169)

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Happiness and the Human Development Index: The Paradox of Australia

Australian Economic Review, Vol. 38, No. 3, pp. 307-318, September 2005
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 31 Oct 2005
David G. Blanchflower and Andrew J. Oswald
Dartmouth College - Department of Economics and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
Downloads 25 (594,714)
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An Examination of the Reliability of Prestigious Scholarly Journals: Evidence and Implications for Decision-Makers

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2070
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 25 Apr 2006
Andrew J. Oswald
University of Warwick - Department of Economics
Downloads 362 (97,706)
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citations, research productivity, economics journals, Research Assessment

An Examination of the Reliability of Prestigious Scholarly Journals: Evidence and Implications for Decision-Makers

Economica, Vol. 74, No. 293, pp. 21-31, February 2007
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 13 Jan 2007
Andrew J. Oswald
University of Warwick - Department of Economics
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Happiness as a Driver of Risk-Avoiding Behavior

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3451
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 23 May 2011
Cambridge University - MRC Biostatistics Unit, University of Warwick - Department of Statistics, University of Oxford, University of Warwick - Department of Economics and Hamilton College - Economics Department
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risk preferences, seatbelt usage, vehicle accidents, subjective well-being, happiness

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Money, Sex, and Happiness: An Empirical Study

NBER Working Paper No. w10499
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 28 May 2004 Last Revised: 10 Sep 2010
David G. Blanchflower and Andrew J. Oswald
Dartmouth College - Department of Economics and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
Downloads 327 (109,671)
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Money, Sex and Happiness: An Empirical Study

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 08 Dec 2004
David G. Blanchflower and Andrew J. Oswald
Dartmouth College - Department of Economics and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
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On the Common Claim that Happiness Equations Demonstrate Diminishing Marginal Utility of Income

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1781
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 18 Oct 2005
Andrew J. Oswald
University of Warwick - Department of Economics
Downloads 327 (110,354)

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happiness, money, marginal utility, curvature, concave

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Does Happiness Adapt? A Longitudinal Study of Disability with Implications for Economists and Judges

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2208
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 31 Jul 2006
Andrew J. Oswald and Nattavudh Powdthavee
University of Warwick - Department of Economics and University of Warwick
Downloads 272 (134,154)
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disability, adaptation, happiness, legal compensation, wellbeing, GHQ scores

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Does Wage Rank Affect Employees' Wellbeing?

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 08 Mar 2005
University of Warwick - Department of Psychology, Towers Watson, University of Warwick - Department of Economics and University of Warwick
Downloads 272 (134,154)
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job satisfaction, wages, rank, wellbeing

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Citation 87

The Wage Curve Reloaded

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1665
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 21 Jul 2005
David G. Blanchflower and Andrew J. Oswald
Dartmouth College - Department of Economics and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
Downloads 201 (179,709)
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wages, unemployment, wage curves

The Wage Curve Reloaded

NBER Working Paper No. w11338
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 15 Jun 2005 Last Revised: 26 Jun 2010
David G. Blanchflower and Andrew J. Oswald
Dartmouth College - Department of Economics and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
Downloads 64 (411,194)
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Does Money Make People Right-Wing and Inegalitarian? A Longitudinal Study of Lottery Winners

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7934
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 15 Feb 2014
Nattavudh Powdthavee and Andrew J. Oswald
University of Warwick and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
Downloads 251 (145,523)
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voting, gender, lottery wins, political preferences, income, attitudes

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Why Do Leaders Matter? The Role of Expert Knowledge

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3583
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 14 Jul 2008
Amanda H. Goodall, Lawrence M. Kahn and Andrew J. Oswald
IZA Institute for the Study of Labor, Cornell University - School of Industrial and Labor Relations and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
Downloads 246 (148,450)

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organizational performance, firms, leadership, fixed-effects, productivity

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Daughters and Left-Wing Voting

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2103
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 08 May 2006
Andrew J. Oswald and Nattavudh Powdthavee
University of Warwick - Department of Economics and University of Warwick
Downloads 237 (153,865)
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voting, gender, daughters, political preferences, attitudes

National Happiness and Genetic Distance: A Cautious Exploration

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8300
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 12 Jul 2014
Eugenio Proto and Andrew J. Oswald
University of Glasgow and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
Downloads 154 (227,194)

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well-being, international, happiness, genes, GDP

National Happiness and Genetic Distance: A Cautious Exploration

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5659
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 22 Jan 2016
Eugenio Proto and Andrew J. Oswald
University of Glasgow and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
Downloads 80 (362,662)

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well-being, international, happiness, genes, 5-HTT, countries

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Do Divorcing Couples Become Happier by Breaking Up?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1788
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 18 Oct 2005
Jonathan Gardner and Andrew J. Oswald
Towers Watson and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
Downloads 216 (168,094)
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divorce, happiness, GHQ, life satisfaction, longitudinal data

Do Humans Suffer a Psychological Low in Midlife? Two Approaches (with and Without Controls) in Seven Data Sets

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10958
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 31 Aug 2017
David G. Blanchflower and Andrew J. Oswald
Dartmouth College - Department of Economics and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
Downloads 180 (198,587)

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happiness, aging, well-being, GHQ, mental-health, depression, life-course

Do Humans Suffer a Psychological Low in Midlife? Two Approaches (with and Without Controls) in Seven Data Sets

NBER Working Paper No. w23724
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 21 Aug 2017
David G. Blanchflower and Andrew J. Oswald
Dartmouth College - Department of Economics and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
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Citation 112

Is Well-Being U-Shaped Over the Life Cycle?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3075
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 03 Nov 2007
David G. Blanchflower and Andrew J. Oswald
Dartmouth College - Department of Economics and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
Downloads 111 (292,739)
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happiness, aging, well-being, GHQ, cohorts

Is Well-Being U-Shaped Over the Life Cycle?

NBER Working Paper No. w12935
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 24 Feb 2007 Last Revised: 03 Jul 2010
David G. Blanchflower and Andrew J. Oswald
Dartmouth College - Department of Economics and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
Downloads 91 (334,807)
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Human Well-Being and In-Work Benefits: A Randomized Controlled Trial

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7943
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 15 Feb 2014
Richard Dorsett and Andrew J. Oswald
University of Westminster and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
Downloads 192 (187,496)

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randomized controlled trials, government policy, in-work benefits, wage subsidies, well-being, happiness

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Female Suicide and the Concept of the Midlife Crisis

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10759
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 22 May 2017
Andrew J. Oswald and Ahmed Tohamy
University of Warwick - Department of Economics and University of Warwick
Downloads 189 (190,160)

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happiness, aging, suicide, well-being, GHQ, mental-health, depression, life-course

Estimating the Influence of Life Satisfaction and Positive Affect on Later Income Using Sibling Fixed-Effects

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 30 Oct 2012
Jan‐Emmanuel De Neve and Andrew J. Oswald
University of Oxford and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
Downloads 140 (245,761)
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income, life satisfaction, positive affect

Estimating the Influence of Life Satisfaction and Positive Affect on Later Income Using Sibling Fixed-Effects

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4008
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 05 Dec 2012
Jan‐Emmanuel De Neve and Andrew J. Oswald
University of Oxford and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
Downloads 31 (556,202)
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income, life satisfaction, positive affect

Estimating the Influence of Life Satisfaction and Positive Affect on Later Income Using Sibling Fixed-Effects

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7033
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 15 Dec 2012
Jan‐Emmanuel De Neve and Andrew J. Oswald
University of Oxford and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
Downloads 11 (700,495)
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income, life satisfaction, positive affect

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International Happiness

NBER Working Paper No. w16668
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 10 Jan 2011
David G. Blanchflower and Andrew J. Oswald
Dartmouth College - Department of Economics and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
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Citation 51

Hypertension and Happiness Across Nations

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2633
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 19 Mar 2007
David G. Blanchflower and Andrew J. Oswald
Dartmouth College - Department of Economics and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
Downloads 123 (271,822)
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Gross National Happiness, blood pressure, national well-being, hypertension

Hypertension and Happiness Across Nations

NBER Working Paper No. w12934
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 24 Feb 2007 Last Revised: 22 Jun 2007
David G. Blanchflower and Andrew J. Oswald
Dartmouth College - Department of Economics and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
Downloads 44 (489,575)
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Hedonic Capital

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2079
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 25 Apr 2006
Liam Graham and Andrew J. Oswald
University College London - Department of Economics and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
Downloads 161 (218,426)

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adaptation, wellbeing, evolution, happiness, habituation

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Can We Test for Bias in Scientific Peer-Review?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3665
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 01 Sep 2008
Andrew J. Oswald
University of Warwick - Department of Economics
Downloads 146 (236,791)

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discrimination, citations, science, peer-review system

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Well-Being Over Time in Britain and the USA

NBER Working Paper No. w7487
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 05 May 2000 Last Revised: 10 Apr 2001
David G. Blanchflower and Andrew J. Oswald
Dartmouth College - Department of Economics and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
Downloads 144 (239,457)
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Do Women Ask?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10183
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 19 Sep 2016
Benjamin Artz, Amanda H. Goodall and Andrew J. Oswald
University of Wisconsin - Oshkosh - College of Business, IZA Institute for the Study of Labor and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
Downloads 132 (257,607)

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matched employer-employee data, female discrimination, wages, gender

Do Women Ask?

Industrial Relations: A Journal of Economy and Society, Vol. 57, Issue 4, pp. 611-636, 2018
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 17 Sep 2018
Benjamin Artz, Amanda H. Goodall and Andrew J. Oswald
University of Wisconsin - Oshkosh - College of Business, IZA Institute for the Study of Labor and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
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Are Happiness and Productivity Lower Among University Students with Newly-Divorced Parents? An Experimental Approach

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4755
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 15 Feb 2010
Eugenio Proto, Daniel Sgroi and Andrew J. Oswald
University of Glasgow, University of Warwick - Department of Economics and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
Downloads 128 (262,634)

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labor productivity, divorce, well-being, happiness, experimental economics

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Does High Home-Ownership Impair the Labor Market?

Peterson Institute for International Economics Working Paper No. 13-3
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 08 May 2013 Last Revised: 25 Jun 2013
David G. Blanchflower and Andrew J. Oswald
Dartmouth College - Department of Economics and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
Downloads 61 (421,621)
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Natural rate of unemployment, labor market, housing market, structural, business cycles, mobility

Does High Home-Ownership Impair the Labor Market?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7640
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 12 Oct 2013
David G. Blanchflower and Andrew J. Oswald
Dartmouth College - Department of Economics and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
Downloads 38 (518,273)
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natural rate of unemployment, labor market, housing market, structural, business cycles, mobility

Does High Home-Ownership Impair the Labor Market?

NBER Working Paper No. w19079
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 31 May 2013 Last Revised: 18 Feb 2021
David G. Blanchflower and Andrew J. Oswald
Dartmouth College - Department of Economics and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
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Money and Mental Wellbeing: A Longitudinal Study of Medium-Sized Lottery Wins

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2233
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 10 Aug 2006
Jonathan Gardner and Andrew J. Oswald
Towers Watson and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
Downloads 126 (265,799)
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psychological health, happiness, GHQ, income

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Death, Happiness, and the Calculation of Compensatory Damages

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3159
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 28 Nov 2007
Andrew J. Oswald and Nattavudh Powdthavee
University of Warwick - Department of Economics and University of Warwick
Downloads 124 (269,001)
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bereavement, damages, happiness, compensation, well-being, GHQ scores

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The Wage Curve: An Entry Written for the New Palgrave, 2nd Edition

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2138
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 24 May 2006
David G. Blanchflower and Andrew J. Oswald
Dartmouth College - Department of Economics and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
Downloads 119 (277,335)

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wage determination, unemployment, wage curve, Phillips curve

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Mortality and Immortality

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2560
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 24 Jan 2007
Matthew D. Rablen and Andrew J. Oswald
University of Sheffield - Department of Economics and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
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longevity, status, health, wealth, mortality

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The Case for Releasing the Young from Lockdown: A Briefing Paper for Policymakers

IZA Discussion Paper No. 13113
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 13 Apr 2020
Andrew J. Oswald and Nattavudh Powdthavee
University of Warwick - Department of Economics and University of Warwick
Downloads 113 (287,633)
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coronavirus, labor market, recession, COVID-19

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The Elite Brain Drain

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4005
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 02 Mar 2009
Rosalind Hunter, Andrew J. Oswald and Bruce Charlton
University of Warwick, University of Warwick - Department of Economics and University of Newcastle (Australia)
Downloads 108 (296,909)
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brain drain, science, mobility, citations

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Imitative Obesity and Relative Utility

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4010
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 02 Mar 2009
Dartmouth College - Department of Economics, University of Warwick - Department of Economics and KU Leuven - Centre for Institutions and Economic Performance (LICOS)
Downloads 52 (455,332)
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mental health, dieting, peer effects, happiness, imitation, comparisons, body mass index BMI, well-being, obesity

Imitative Obesity and Relative Utility

NBER Working Paper No. w14337
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 15 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 06 Mar 2021
Dartmouth College - Department of Economics, University of Warwick - Department of Economics and KU Leuven - Centre for Institutions and Economic Performance (LICOS)
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Antidepressants and Age

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5785
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 28 Jun 2011
David G. Blanchflower and Andrew J. Oswald
Dartmouth College - Department of Economics and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
Downloads 80 (359,101)

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well-being, aging, mental health, depression, happiness, Easterlin paradox

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Objective Confirmation of Subjective Measures of Human Well-Being: Evidence from the USA

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4695
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 01 Feb 2010
Andrew J. Oswald and Stephen Wu
University of Warwick - Department of Economics and Hamilton College - Economics Department
Downloads 78 (364,428)
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compensating differentials, well-being, happiness, spatial equilibrium

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A Suggested Method for the Measurement of World-Leading Research (Illustrated with Data on Economics)

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4313
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 28 Jul 2009
Andrew J. Oswald
University of Warwick - Department of Economics
Downloads 74 (375,548)
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Research Excellence Framework (REF), peer-review, United Kingdom, European economics, evaluation, science, citations, Research Assessment Exercise (RAE)

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Boss Competence and Worker Well-Being

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8559
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 25 Oct 2014
Benjamin Artz, Amanda H. Goodall and Andrew J. Oswald
University of Wisconsin - Oshkosh - College of Business, IZA Institute for the Study of Labor and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
Downloads 71 (384,204)
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bosses, expert leaders, leadership, job satisfaction, happiness

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Entrepreneurship, Happiness and Supernormal Returns: Evidence from Britain and the Us

NBER Working Paper No. w4228
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 04 Jan 2007 Last Revised: 23 Jul 2010
David G. Blanchflower and Andrew J. Oswald
Dartmouth College - Department of Economics and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
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Unhappiness and Pain in Modern America: A Review Essay, and Further Evidence, on Carol Graham's Happiness for All?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11184
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 05 Dec 2017
David G. Blanchflower and Andrew J. Oswald
Dartmouth College - Department of Economics and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
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happiness, well-being, GHQ, mental-health, depression, life-course

Unhappiness and Pain in Modern America: a Review Essay, and Further Evidence, on Carol Graham's Happiness for All?

NBER Working Paper No. w24087
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 06 Dec 2017 Last Revised: 14 Dec 2017
David G. Blanchflower and Andrew J. Oswald
Dartmouth College - Department of Economics and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
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Longitudinal Evidence for a Midlife Nadir in Human Well-Being: Results from Four Data Sets

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7942
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 15 Feb 2014
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Institute of Applied Economics and Social Research, University of Warwick and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
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life-cycle happiness, subjective well-being, longitudinal study, U shape

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Well-Being Across America

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4600
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 08 Dec 2009
Andrew J. Oswald and Stephen Wu
University of Warwick - Department of Economics and Hamilton College - Economics Department
Downloads 58 (426,141)
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compensating differentials, BRFSS, happiness, geography, GHQ, Easterlin Paradox, mental health, depression, life course

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Do People Become Healthier after Being Promoted?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3894
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 22 Dec 2008
Christopher Boyce and Andrew J. Oswald
University of Warwick and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
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health, Whitehall studies, GHQ, locus of control, job satisfaction, mortality, status

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What Makes an Entrepreneur? Evidence on Inheritance and Capital Constraints

NBER Working Paper No. w3252
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 05 Jul 2004 Last Revised: 20 Jan 2006
David G. Blanchflower and Andrew J. Oswald
Dartmouth College - Department of Economics and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
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Female Babies and Risk-Aversion

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10717
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 01 May 2017
Ganna Pogrebna, Andrew J. Oswald and David Haig
Columbia University, University of Warwick - Department of Economics and Harvard University
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pregnancy, risk attitudes, daughters, child gender, Trivers-Willard hypothesis

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Antidepressants for Economists and Business-School Researchers: An Introduction and Review

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10959
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 31 Aug 2017
Aleksandra Katolik and Andrew J. Oswald
University of Warwick and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
Downloads 47 (467,493)

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medications, depression, well-being, happiness

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The Wage Curve

NBER Working Paper No. w3181
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 08 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 13 Mar 2021
David G. Blanchflower and Andrew J. Oswald
Dartmouth College - Department of Economics and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
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Do Europeans Care About Climate Change? An Illustration of the Importance of Data on Human Feelings

IZA Discussion Paper No. 13660
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 09 Sep 2020
Adam Nowakowski and Andrew J. Oswald
Bocconi University and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
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climate change, global warming, feelings, economic policy, welfare

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Real Wage Determinatioan in Collective Bargaining Agreements

NBER Working Paper No. w3188
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 15 Jun 2001 Last Revised: 20 Mar 2021
Louis N. Christofides and Andrew J. Oswald
University of Cyprus - Department of Economics and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
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The Rising Well-Being of the Young

NBER Working Paper No. w6102
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 11 Jun 2000 Last Revised: 06 Mar 2021
David G. Blanchflower and Andrew J. Oswald
Dartmouth College - Department of Economics and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
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Is Psychological Well-Being Linked to the Consumption of Fruit and Vegetables?

NBER Working Paper No. w18469
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 20 Oct 2012
Dartmouth College - Department of Economics, University of Warwick - Department of Economics and Warwick Medical School
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The Objective Measurement of World-Leading Research

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8829
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 14 Feb 2015
Andrew J. Oswald
University of Warwick - Department of Economics
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economics of science, evaluation, European economics, United Kingdom, peer-review, Research Excellence Framework (REF), citations, Research Assessment Exercise (RAE)

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Evidence for a ‘Midlife Crisis’ in Great Apes Consistent with the U-Shape in Human Well-Being

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7009
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 24 Nov 2012
University of Edinburgh, University of Arizona, affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
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affect, evolution, satisfaction, primate, aging

59.

Wages, Profits and Rent-Sharing

NBER Working Paper No. w4222
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 03 Jan 2002 Last Revised: 19 Jul 2010
David G. Blanchflower, Andrew J. Oswald and Peter Sanfey
Dartmouth College - Department of Economics, University of Warwick - Department of Economics and European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD)
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Commentary on Three Papers

Capitalism and Society, Vol. 5, Issue 2, Article 4, 2010
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 30 Jan 2013
Andrew J. Oswald
University of Warwick - Department of Economics
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61.

How Should Peer-Review Panels Behave?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7024
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 09 Dec 2012
Daniel Sgroi and Andrew J. Oswald
University of Warwick - Department of Economics and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
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university evaluation, RAE Research Assessment Exercise 2008, citations, bibliometrics, REF 2014 (Research Excellence Framework), Bayesian methods

62.

On the Curvature of the Reporting Function from Objective Reality to Subjective Feelings

IZA Working Paper No. 3344
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 23 May 2008
Andrew J. Oswald
University of Warwick - Department of Economics
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money, diminishing marginal utility, height, concavity

63.

Unionization and Employment Behavior

NBER Working Paper No. w3180
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 08 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 12 Mar 2021
David G. Blanchflower, Neil Millward and Andrew J. Oswald
Dartmouth College - Department of Economics, National Institute of Economic and Social Research (NIESR) - WERS Data Dissemination Service and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
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Efficient and Inefficient Employment Outcomes: A Study Based on Canadian Data

NBER Working Paper No. w3648
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 22 Aug 2007
Louis N. Christofides and Andrew J. Oswald
University of Cyprus - Department of Economics and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
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65.

Insider Power in Wage Determination

NBER Working Paper No. w3179
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 10 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 10 Sep 2010
David G. Blanchflower, Andrew J. Oswald and Mario Garrett
Dartmouth College - Department of Economics, University of Warwick - Department of Economics and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)
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Age, Death Risk, and the Design of an Exit Strategy: A Guide for Policymakers and for Citizens Who Want to Stay Alive

IZA Discussion Paper No. 13221
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 14 May 2020
Andrew J. Oswald and Nattavudh Powdthavee
University of Warwick - Department of Economics and University of Warwick
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coronavirus, labor market, recession, COVID-19

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Emotional Prosperity and the Stiglitz Commission

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5390
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 27 Dec 2010
Andrew J. Oswald
University of Warwick - Department of Economics
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well-being, biomarkers, GHQ, happiness, Easterlin paradox

Emotional Prosperity and the Stiglitz Commission

British Journal of Industrial Relations, Vol. 48, No. 4, pp. 651-669, December 2010
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 20 Oct 2010
Andrew J. Oswald
University of Warwick - Department of Economics
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Estimating a Wage Curve for Britain 1973-1990

NBER Working Paper No. w4770
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 11 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 23 Jul 2010
David G. Blanchflower and Andrew J. Oswald
Dartmouth College - Department of Economics and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
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Estimating a Wage Curve for Britain 1973-1990

Dartmouth Working Paper 94-14
Posted: 25 Jun 1998
David G. Blanchflower and Andrew J. Oswald
Dartmouth College - Department of Economics and University of Warwick - Department of Economics

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69.

International Wage Curves

NBER Working Paper No. w4200
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 11 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 27 Jun 2010
David G. Blanchflower and Andrew J. Oswald
Dartmouth College - Department of Economics and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
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National Well-Being Policy and a Weighted Approach to Human Feelings

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9401
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 19 Oct 2015
Gus O'Donnell and Andrew J. Oswald
House of Lords and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
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life satisfaction, anxiety, happiness, national well-being, mental health

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Is Envy Harmful to a Society's Psychological Health and Wellbeing? A Longitudinal Study of 18,000 Adults

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11922
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 19 Nov 2018
Redzo Mujcic and Andrew J. Oswald
University of Queensland and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
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envy, age, SF-36, mental health, well-being, life satisfaction, longitudinal data

72.

Oil Prices, Profits, and Recessions: An Inquiry Using Terrorism as an Instrumental Variable

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP6937
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 02 Dec 2008
Natalie Chen, Liam Graham and Andrew J. Oswald
University of Warwick - Department of Economics, University College London - Department of Economics and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
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Energy prices, Industries, Oil shocks, Profitability

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Advertising as a Major Source of Human Dissatisfaction: Cross-National Evidence on One Million Europeans

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP13532
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 19 Feb 2019 Last Revised: 25 Feb 2019
University of Zurich, Students, University of Warwick - Department of Economics, University of Glasgow and University of Mannheim
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Was Brexit Triggered by the Old and Unhappy? Or by Financial Feelings?

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP13439
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 15 Jan 2019
ETH Zürich - KOF Swiss Economic Institute, University of Warwick - Department of Economics, University of Glasgow and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
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Does Wage Rank Affect Employees Well-Being?

Industrial Relations: A Journal of Economy and Society, Vol. 47, No. 3, pp. 355-389, July 2008
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 23 May 2008
Gordon D. A. Brown, Jonathan Gardner and Andrew J. Oswald
University of Warwick - Department of Psychology, Towers Watson and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
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76.

How Common are Bad Bosses?

Industrial Relations: A Journal of Economy and Society, Vol. 59, Issue 1, pp. 3-39, 2020
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 26 May 2020
Benjamin Artz, Amanda H. Goodall and Andrew J. Oswald
University of Wisconsin - Oshkosh - College of Business, affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
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Happiness as a Driver of Risk‐Avoiding Behaviour: Theory and an Empirical Study of Seatbelt Wearing and Automobile Accidents

Economica, Vol. 81, Issue 324, pp. 674-697, 2014
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 02 Sep 2014
Cambridge University - MRC Biostatistics Unit, University of Warwick - Department of Statistics, University of Oxford, University of Warwick - Department of Economics and Hamilton College - Economics Department
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78.

What Makes an Entrepreneur?

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign's Academy for Entrepreneurial Leadership Historical Research Reference in Entrepreneurship
Posted: 17 Nov 2009
David G. Blanchflower and Andrew J. Oswald
Dartmouth College - Department of Economics and University of Warwick - Department of Economics

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Inheritance, Financial constraints, Entrepreneurial orientation, Capital, Barriers to entry, Self-employment, Financing, Motivation, Psychological traits

79.

Happiness and Economic Performance

University of Warwick WP 478
Posted: 04 Mar 1998
Andrew J. Oswald
University of Warwick - Department of Economics

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