Opinion Articles

 “A Happy State: What Political System Does Happiness Economics Support?” Aeon 

“What Makes Us Happier: Government or the Free Market?” Newsweek 

“New Research Suggests that Workplace Organizing is Key to Overall Well-Being” The American Prospect

The middle class benefit when low-wage workers get a fair share. USA Today

“What Are We Really Buying With A Minimum Wage Hike?” Talking Points Memo 

“Krassa and Radcliff: On Balance, minimum wage hike good for most” Journal Star

“Does a higher minimum wage make people happier?” The Washington Post

“Western nations with social safety net happier” CNN

“Striking for the Common Good” AFL-CIO

“What Kinds of Public Policies Promote Human Happiness” Scholars Strategy Network

“Evidence That Higher Minimum Wages Improve Economic Wellbeing” Scholars Strategy Network

“Citizens are happier in countries where the government intervenes more frequently in the economy.” The London School of Economics and Political Science