subjective well being

Publication date: 10 Jul 2015 | Publication type: NIESR Discussion Paper | Theme: Employment & Social policy | Authors: Dorsett, R, Rienzo, C, Weale, M | JEL classification: O15, R23, J61 | NIESR discussion paper number: 451
This paper uses a UK nationally representative data set to examine the extent to which family migration history helps explains inter-ethnic variations in subjective well-being. We confirm that there is significant variation in well-being across ethnic group and across migrant generations. On...
Publication date: 22 May 2015 | Publication type: NIESR Discussion Paper | Theme: Employment & Social policy | Authors: Bryson, A, Forth, J, Stokes, L
This paper uses linked employer-employee data to investigate the relationship between employees’ subjective well-being and workplace performance in Britain. The analyses show a clear, positive and statistically-significant relationship between the average level of job satisfaction at the workplace...