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Economic Growth Can’t Buy Happiness

A nation’s economic prosperity has little impact on citizens’ happiness when there are large gaps in income equality. ... More>

The Mixed Blessing of Workplace Friendships

Workplace friendships are associated with boosts in mood and performance, but new research suggests that these relationships can also be emotionally depleting. ... More>

Awe: the powerful emotion with strange and beautiful effects

Feeling Small in the Face of Nature Makes People More Generous

A Full Night’s Sleep Boosts Satisfaction with Work

A longitudinal study tracking the sleep habits of nearly 5,000 people suggests that adequate amounts of sleep helps people manage stress, ultimately improving workplace satisfaction. ... More>