Well-being in Policy: It’s all Subjective


Well-being in Policy: It’s all Subjective


Starting 14 November 2019 18:00 through to 14 November 2019 19:30

Come to the 2019 Cathie Marsh Lecture on 14 November to hear Paul Dolan, Professor of Behavioural Science at the London School of Economics, speak on the measurement of subjective wellbeing in research.
Paul will consider the various ways in which subjective wellbeing can, and should, be measured for the purposes of informing policy decisions. He will addresses some of the methodological challenges as well as issues surrounding the acceptability of using subjective reports of wellbeing to guide resource-allocation decisions.

Discussant:  Nancy Hey, Director of the What Works Centre for Wellbeing
The lecture is free to attend but registration is required in advance on the RSS website:



Royal Statistical Society
12 Errol St
United Kingdom

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