Buy Me Love: The Economics of Happiness

There’s a complicated relationship between money and happiness, and it’s given rise to a whole branch of academia: Happiness Economics.  Did you know that if you exceed a $75,000 annual income, more money has no effect on your happiness? More importantly, the #1 way to increase happiness is by giving away your money to a worthy cause; that brings more long-term happiness than spending it on yourself.  Travon Free breaks down these and other mysteries as Brain food Daily explores the Economics of Happiness.

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