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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 and Labour Dynamics in Australia (HILDA) 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
  • Households,
  • Family Life,
  • Incomes,
  • Economic wellbeing,
  • Labour market outcomes,
  • Life satisfaction,
  • Health
Publication Date
2012
Editor
Roger Wilkins and Diana Warren
Publisher
Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research
Publisher Statement
ISSN 1834-9781 (Print) ISSN 1834-9773 (Online)
Citation Information
Gary N Marks. "Determinants of subjective wellbeing" Melbourne, VicFamilies, incomes and jobs, volume 7 : a statistical report on waves 1 to 9 of the Household, Income and Labour Dynamics in Australia (HILDA) Survey Vol. 7 (2012)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/gary_marks/91/