Chapter | Policymaking Insights from Behavioral Economics | 2009

Should Central Banks Maximize Happiness? Happiness, Contentment and Other Emotions for Central Banks

by Rafael Di Tella and Robert MacCulloch

Keywords: Central Banking; Happiness; Satisfaction; Emotions; Banking Industry;

Citation:

Di Tella, Rafael, and Robert MacCulloch. "Should Central Banks Maximize Happiness? Happiness, Contentment and Other Emotions for Central Banks." Chap. 6 in Policymaking Insights from Behavioral Economics, edited by Christopher L. Foote, Lorenz Goette, and Stephan Meier, 309–355. Boston, MA: Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, 2009.