In this chapter, we look at some broad sources of the economics of happiness. Starting with a classification of the subject based on psychological, individual, social, and institutional views of happiness, we then move to how the historical schools of thought explicitly or implicitly deal with the matter. Marxian and Sraffian views of happiness are given adequate treatment, as well as Classical, Keynes and Post-Keynesian views are considered.
You are not authenticated to view the full text of this chapter or article.
Get access to the full article by using one of the access options below.