Reto Odermatt

University of Basel

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

7

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840

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6

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Ideas:
“  all I have to do is dream  ”

Scholarly Papers (7)

1.

Subjective Well-Being and Public Policy

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11102
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 13 Nov 2017
Reto Odermatt and Alois Stutzer
University of Basel and University of Basel
Downloads 310 (149,567)

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subjective well-being, determinants of welfare, policy evaluation, bounded rationality

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Does the Dream of Home Ownership Rest Upon Biased Beliefs? A Test Based on Predicted and Realized Life Satisfaction

IZA Discussion Paper No. 13510
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 29 Jul 2020 Last Revised: 22 Nov 2022
Reto Odermatt and Alois Stutzer
University of Basel and University of Basel
Downloads 148 (296,950)

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subjective well-being, projection bias, life satisfaction, life goals, housing tenure, home ownership, beliefs, intuitive theories of happiness, utility prediction

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Smoking Bans, Cigarette Prices and Life Satisfaction

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7177
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 02 Feb 2013
Reto Odermatt and Alois Stutzer
University of Basel and University of Basel
Downloads 102 (390,531)
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smoking bans, cigarette prices, life satisfaction, addiction, self-control, tobacco control policies

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Overoptimistic Entrepreneurs: Predicting Wellbeing Consequences of Self-Employment

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11098
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 23 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 19 May 2022
Reto Odermatt, Nattavudh Powdthavee and Alois Stutzer
University of Basel, University of Warwick and University of Basel
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projection bias, life satisfaction, overoptimism, adaptation, wellbeing, self-employed

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All I Have to Do Is Dream? The Role of Aspirations in Inter-Generational Mobility and Well-Being

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 26 Aug 2020
Warn N. Lekfuangfu and Reto Odermatt
Universidad Carlos III de Madrid and University of Basel
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Aspirations, Inter-Generational Mobility, Life Satisfaction, Longitudinal Study, CAMSIS Score, UK

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(Mis-)Predicted Subjective Well-Being Following Life Events

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9252
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 04 Sep 2015
Reto Odermatt and Alois Stutzer
University of Basel and University of Basel
Downloads 65 (509,127)
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adaptation, life satisfaction, life events, projection-bias, subjective well-being, utility prediction, unemployment

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Tobacco Sales Prohibition and Teen Smoking

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12231
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 21 May 2019
Armando Meier, Reto Odermatt and Alois Stutzer
University of Lausanne and University of Basel, University of Basel and University of Basel
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prohibition, tobacco sales bans, youth smoking, attitudes toward smoking, tobacco prevention