Findings on happiness in Green & Heywood (2011): study GB 1999 /1

Publication
Author(s)Green, C.P.; Heywood, J.
TitleFlexible Contract and Subjective Wellbeing.
SourceEconomic Inquiry, 2011, Vol. 49, 716 - 729
URLhttp://www.researchgate.net/profile/John_Heywood/publication/227346218_FLEXIBLE_CONTRACTS_AND_SUBJECTIVE_WELLBEING/links/0046351a5dfc82a60e000000.pdf
DOIdoi:10.1111/j.1465-7295.2010.00291.x
Investigation
Public20-65 aged, UK, followed 5 years 1999-2004
Last assesment2004
Survey nameUK-BHPS 1999-2004
SampleSelection from general population sample
Respondents N =10000
 from 5500 households, each year.
Non ResponseNot available
AssesmentInterview: face-to-face
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question: How dissatisfied or satisfied are you with your life as a whole? 1 not satisfied at all 2 3 4 5 6 7 completely satisfied
ClassificationO-SLW-u-sq-n-7-e
Author's labelFlexible employment contracts
Page in publication725
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes

Correlational findings

Author's labelSubject Code
Finding
Subject description
Change Employment ContractE02aa02bChange in contract
Current Employment ContractE02aeCurrent employment arrangement