To WELLBY or not to WELLBY? Measuring non-health, non-pecuniary benefits using subjective wellbeing

The comparability of subjective scales

The comparability of subjective scales Foundational Research There are long-standing doubts about whether data from subjective scales are cardinally comparable—should we, for instance, believe that if two people self-report their happiness as '7/10' then they are as...

The measurement of wellbeing

The measurement of wellbeing Foundational Research ​This article gives a brief introduction to the measurement of wellbeing and how to compare the impact of various outcomes, such as improving health or reducing poverty. Download Report as PDF Discuss on the EA Forum...