An Equation That Predicts Happiness – The Atlantic Reply

Snoopy-Happy-DanceAt least for the short term: Happiness is the management of expectations. In a study published earlier this week in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, a team of British neuroscientists created an equation that they say accurately predicted the short-term happiness of more than 18,000 people by comparing their expectations of an event to its real-life outcomes.

via An Equation That Predicts Happiness – The Atlantic.

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