Wednesday, March 02, 2011

CEMMAP: Measuring Living Standards and Wellbeing

Date: 11 Mar 2011 ( 10:00 - 17:00)
Organiser: Thomas Crossley
Venue: Institute for Fiscal Studies, 7 Ridgmount Street, London WC1E 7AE
Rates: Free of charge
Programme: Download programme

A cemmap workshop sponsored by the ESRC National Centre for Research Methods (NCRM)
This workshop will explore the measurement of living standards and wellbeing, particularly at and individual and household level. Speakers will report new findings on the value of traditional measures such as income and consumption, as well as describing new approaches such as subjective measures of welling being and the Day Reconstruction Method (DRM).

Confirmed speakers include:

•Mike Brewer, IFS
•Michael Daly, Trinity College Dublin
•Gunther Fink, Harvard
•Bruce Meyer, University of Chicago
•Steve Pudney, Essex
•Arthur van Soest, Tilburg

Please note: We do not have funds to assist with travel for this event. Lunch will be provided.

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