Through more than 10,000 happy and sad words in tweets, the Computational Story Lab hedonometer has been measuring happiness everyday.
As they replace the traditional ways that couples meet each other, onlne dating markets are reducing the role of friends and family.
During the 1870s some players discovered they could change a baseball’s trajectory at precisely the right moment. It just took a bit of spit. Decades later they banned the spitball because it made for boring games. Fans wanted more action,…
Instead of spending hours or even days constructing a multi-thousand piece set, many thousnads of people prefer investing in LEGOs.
While the purpose of restaurant calorie labels has been to provide diners with more information, it did not work out entirely as expected.
Although psychologists have expanded the definition of the good life, still, the same economic policies relate to sustaining it.
Further evidence that economics is everywhere, a behavioral economist knows how to incentivize exercise through temptation bundling.
In addition to income and gender inequality, there is a happiness gap that relates to income, education, and job prestige.