Is Happiness Really a Matter of Dollars and Cents?

The world recently lost one of the 50 highest ranked economists in the world1. Alan Kreuger was the James Madison Professor of Political Economy at Princeton and Research Associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research. He served as Assistant Secretary of the Treasury for Economic Policy during the Obama presidency and was also his Chair of the White House Council of Economic Advisors.

But what I find most intriguing about him, is that he also studied happiness. Seriously, I’m not kidding. 

Along with the Nobel-Prize winning psychologist Daniel Kahneman, Kreuger co-authored what is Read More »