After a fairly low threshold, income and material wealth have no measurable effect on happiness. But how we spend our money does. In this groundbreaking book, Dr Elizabeth Dunn and Dr Michael Norton explain the secret to ahappiness-efficienta spending. Using their own cutting-edge research, they reveal: ac Why itas better to buy concert tickets instead of a new iPhone ac Adverts actually make television more enjoyable ac Why you should book your next holiday many months in advance ac How atime affluencea is more important than a fat pay cheque ac Why charitable giving is the best investment you can make A rare combination of informed science writing, wit, and practical pointers for a flourishing life, Happy Money will help you to be more fulfilled for less.bespectacled white men sat in a corner booth of a diner in Carter Lake, Iowa. Bill Gates and Warren Buffettatwo of the richest people in the worldahad an idea. They would ask ... Andyet, if human happiness is even half as complicated asthestockmarket, there is little reason to assume that intuition provides a sufficientguide.
|Author||:||Elizabeth Dunn, Michael Norton|
|Publisher||:||Oneworld Publications - 2013-01-06|