2019 Cathie Marsh Memorial Lecture - Wellbeing in policy: it’s all subjective

 
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RSS sections/special interest groups, Social Statistics Section

Thursday 14 November 2019, 06:00pm - 07:30pm

 
Location Royal Statistical Society, 12 Errol St, London EC1Y 8LX

About the event:
This talk considers the various ways in which subjective wellbeing can, and should, be measured for the purposes of informing policy decisions. It addresses some of the methodological challenges as well as issues surrounding the acceptability of using subjective reports of wellbeing to guide resource allocation decisions.

Speaker: Paul Dolan, Professor of Behavioural Science at the London School of Economics

Discussant: Nancy Hey, Director of the What Works Centre for Wellbeing

Registration from 5.30 pm. This event will be followed by a drinks reception.
 
A joint event between the Social Research Association and the RSS Social Statistics Section:

         
 
          
Attendance is free and open to all, whether fellows of the RSS or not, but pre-registration is required.

 

 

Organiser Name Graham Farrant

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Organising Group(s) Social Research Association and RSS Social Statistics Section

 

 

 

 

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