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Neidert says decreasing relevance of marriage reflected in growing percent of one-person households

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Ronald F. Inglehart

Inglehart cited in piece on association between wealth and happiness

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"Which makes you happier, wealth or well-being?" - CNBC. 03/19/2014.

This CNBC poll, in honor of the International Day of Happiness (March 20, 2014), asks readers which makes them happier -- wealth or well-being. It cites findings from the World Values Survey, led by Ronald Inglehart, that income has a "surprisingly weak" association with happiness.

World Values Survey

Researcher:

Ronald F. Inglehart

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