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Contribution to Book
Determinants of Subjective Wellbeing
Families, Incomes and Jobs, Volume 7, A Statistical Report on Waves 1 to 9 of the Household., Income, Labour Dynamics in Australia Survey (2012)
  • Gary N Marks, Dr., ACER
Abstract

This article examines the influences on life satisfaction of education, labour market status and earnings and income. The analysis is able to provide estimates of the effects of these variables taking into account the effects of unobserved but stable influences, for example, cognitive ability, physical appearance, personality and disability.

Keywords
  • life satisfaction,
  • influences,
  • fixed-effects models
Publication Date
2012
Editor
Roger Wilkins, Diana Warren
Publisher
Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research
Citation Information
Gary N Marks. "Determinants of Subjective Wellbeing" CanberraFamilies, Incomes and Jobs, Volume 7, A Statistical Report on Waves 1 to 9 of the Household., Income, Labour Dynamics in Australia Survey Vol. 7 (2012)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/gary_marks/90/