How’s life?

There is more to life than the cold numbers of GDP and economic statistics – This Index allows you to compare well-being across countries, based on 11 topics the OECD has identified as essential, in the areas of material living conditions and quality of life.

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Happiness pays

For World Happiness Day our guest author suggests that money can't buy you happiness but happiness may get you more money.

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Gender equality in the workplace

Over the past twenty years, women have made huge gains in the workplace but full job equality is still far from reality. How do we expect to propel economies to new heights when women’s potential is not fully realised?

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Education for well-being: Online discussion

We know education is an essential component of well-being, so what makes an education that promotes well-being? Join the online discussion.

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