Prosocial Spending and Happiness : Using Money to Benefit Others Pays Off

@inproceedings{Dunn2013ProsocialSA,
  title={Prosocial Spending and Happiness : Using Money to Benefit Others Pays Off},
  author={Elizabeth W. Dunn},
  year={2013}
}
While a great deal of research has shown that people with more money are somewhat happier than people with less money, our research demonstrates that how people spend their money also matters for their happiness. In particular, both correlational and experimental studies show that people who spend money on others report greater happiness. The benefits of… CONTINUE READING

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