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Archaeology meets architecture: the role of attention in valuing health and well-being

Thursday, April 21, 2011 - 12:45

12:45, London International Development Centre, 36 Gordon Square, London, WC1H 0PD


Professor Paul Dolan of the LSE will be leading this short seminar series on happiness/ well-being aimed at exploring the challenges and implications of using happiness and/or well-being metrics as a basis for public policy. This topic has been in the news recently, particularly with regards to David Cameron's interest in the topic.

Recent news articles on the topic:
David Cameron measuring 'wrong type of happiness'



Future seminars in the series:


May 5th: George MacKerron (LSE) on environmental quality and well-being (17:30 @ LIDC)
May 26th: Stephen Stansfeldt (Barts and The London) on social factors and well-being (17:30 @ LIDC)