Happiness

Is Pursuing Happiness Bad for the Environment?

New research suggests that happier countries tend to consume in a more environmentally sustainable way. Human beings strive to be happy. Indeed, many philosophers believe...

Which Values Make You Happy? It Might Depend on Where You Live

In recent years researchers have pointed out that much of psychology research involves participants who are WEIRD: Western, Educated, and from Industrialised, Rich, and Democratic...

World Happiness Report Shows How We Weathered the Pandemic

Results from the recently released 2021 World Happiness Report (which might seem like a misnomer given all the anxiety, grief, and general unhappiness that we experienced...