The Pursuit of Happiness: How Does the Economy Help the Good Life

Day 4
Session 8
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10:20 AM

In this lecture, I will connect Aristotle's account of happiness with modern sociological and psychological surveys of happiness, and explain how they overlap and differ. I will then explore how our work, especially in a high tech information economy, can contribute to both our happiness, and the happiness of others.

 

Recommended Readings

The Human Advantage by Jay Richards 

Course Year:

2019

Instructor

Jay W. Richards, Ph.D.

Assistant Research Professor in the School of Business and Economics
The Catholic University of America
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