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Great book that's pragmatic! A quick and easy read that provides much food for thought. The author's writing style resonated with me.Published 2 months ago by Ed B
This book was for a class. I read it only while I had the class. There are a lot of interesting points in it. Read morePublished 10 months ago by ACC
I am happy that I read "Happiness" by Richard Layard, but not entirely so. Richard Layard is a British Economist with a passion for efficient markets, economic theory, psychology,... Read morePublished 23 months ago by J. Meisenbacher
Early in this book, the author claims there is more to life than prosperity and freedom. I don't care much one way or the other about prosperity, but I do passionately care about... Read morePublished on January 25, 2011 by frank lindemann
Unless you're very poor or something is wrong with your genes or something very traumatic happens to you. Read morePublished on December 20, 2010 by Guillermo Maynez
While the ideas in the book are interesting and I happen to agree with many of them, the presentation clearly lacks rigor. Read morePublished on October 31, 2010 by Benoit Passot
Layard starts the book with the fact that happiness is an objective dimension. It can be measured with sophisticated technology by analyzing the electrical wave activity in... Read morePublished on February 9, 2009 by Amit Deshpande