Conversation with Richard Layard and Jan-Emmanuel De Neve, Wellbeing
From SDG Academy
Join Professor Jeffrey Sachs and two of the world's leading experts on the economics of wellbeing, Lord Richard Layard and Professor Jan-Emmanuel De Neve to discuss their newest book, Wellbeing: Science and Policy. Together, they examine how wellbeing can be measured and how it can be promoted today and for future generations.
What produces a happy life and a happy society? Layard’s and De Neve’s new book offers a systematic exploration that brings together a fascinating and vast body of research in the past 20 years. This thought-provoking conversation explores the new science of wellbeing and how it can improve public policies and our lives.
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