Explore the research questions we are seeking to make progress on and learn more about our six main cause areas (mental health, pain, positive education, societal change, drug policy reform and research).
Cause profile: mental health
A series of in-depth articles which discuss why mental health is one of the world’s most pressing problems and compares the cost-effectiveness of a particular mental health intervention with some of the top charities recommended by the charity evaluator GiveWell.
Screening tool for mental health interventions
Learn more about our evaluation of promising mental health interventions in developing countries which is based on a multi-rater screening tool and quantitative cost-effectiveness assessments.
Could positive education programmes in schools be an effective and scalable approach to increase subjective well-being? Take a look at our initial research.
Which careers do the most to increase happiness? Our initial report includes a list of careers we intend to consider, our thoughts on the correct evaluation methodology and some key uncertainties involved in this research.