Nattavudh Powdthavee

University of Warwick

Gibbet Hill Rd.

Coventry, West Midlands CV4 8UW

United Kingdom

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Scholarly Papers (40)

1.

Obesity, Unhappiness, and the Challenge of Affluence: Theory and Evidence

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2717
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 21 Apr 2007
Andrew J. Oswald and Nattavudh Powdthavee
University of Warwick - Department of Economics and University of Warwick
Downloads 1,037 (25,410)
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body mass index, happiness, mental health, General Health Questionnaire, GHQ scores, BMI, well-being, obesity, BHPS, GSOEP, imitation, weight, relative income, comparisons

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Covid-19, Lockdowns and Well-Being: Evidence from Google Trends

IZA Discussion Paper No. 13204
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 14 May 2020
Abel Brodeur, Andrew Clark, Sarah Fleche and Nattavudh Powdthavee
University of Ottawa - Department of Economics, Paris School of Economics (PSE), Paris School of Economics (PSE) and University of Warwick
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boredom, COVID-19, loneliness, well-being

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Top Incomes and Human Well-Being Around the World

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9677
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 01 Feb 2016
Richard V. Burkhauser, Jan‐Emmanuel De Neve and Nattavudh Powdthavee
Cornell University - Department of Policy Analysis & Management (PAM), University of Oxford and University of Warwick
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top income, life evaluation, well-being, income inequality, World Top Income Database, Gallup World Poll

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Priming Cooperation in Social Dilemma Games

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4963
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 29 Jun 2010
Michalis Drouvelis, Robert Metcalfe and Nattavudh Powdthavee
University of Birmingham - Department of Economics, Imperial College London and University of Warwick
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priming, contributions, beliefs, emotional responses, public goods experiments

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Why Do People Pay for Useless Advice? Implications of Gambler's and Hot-Hand Fallacies in False-Expert Setting

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6557
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 26 May 2012
Nattavudh Powdthavee and Yohanes E. Riyanto
University of Warwick and Nanyang Technological University (NTU) - Division of Economics
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gambler's fallacy, hot-hand, random streak, expertise, information

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Does Happiness Adapt? A Longitudinal Study of Disability with Implications for Economists and Judges

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2208
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 31 Jul 2006
Andrew J. Oswald and Nattavudh Powdthavee
University of Warwick - Department of Economics and University of Warwick
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disability, adaptation, happiness, legal compensation, wellbeing, GHQ scores

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Does Money Make People Right-Wing and Inegalitarian? A Longitudinal Study of Lottery Winners

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7934
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 15 Feb 2014
Nattavudh Powdthavee and Andrew J. Oswald
University of Warwick and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
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voting, gender, lottery wins, political preferences, income, attitudes

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Daughters and Left-Wing Voting

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2103
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 08 May 2006
Andrew J. Oswald and Nattavudh Powdthavee
University of Warwick - Department of Economics and University of Warwick
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voting, gender, daughters, political preferences, attitudes

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Life Satisfaction and Grandparenthood: Evidence from a Nationwide Survey

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5869
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 08 Aug 2011
Nattavudh Powdthavee
University of Warwick
Downloads 187 (193,219)
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life satisfaction, grandparenthood, grandchildren, generalized ordered probit, understanding society, happiness

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Death, Happiness, and the Calculation of Compensatory Damages

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3159
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 28 Nov 2007
Andrew J. Oswald and Nattavudh Powdthavee
University of Warwick - Department of Economics and University of Warwick
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bereavement, damages, happiness, compensation, well-being, GHQ scores

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The Case for Releasing the Young from Lockdown: A Briefing Paper for Policymakers

IZA Discussion Paper No. 13113
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 13 Apr 2020
Andrew J. Oswald and Nattavudh Powdthavee
University of Warwick - Department of Economics and University of Warwick
Downloads 116 (283,971)
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coronavirus, labor market, recession, COVID-19

Have Econometric Analyses of Happiness Data Been Futile? A Simple Truth About Happiness Scales

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12152
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 21 May 2019
Le‐Yu Chen, Ekaterina Oparina, Nattavudh Powdthavee and Sorawoot Srisuma
Academia Sinica, University of Surrey, University of Warwick and University of Surrey
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ordered-response model, mixed-integer optimization, median regression, subjective well-being

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Who Got the Brexit Blues? Using a Quasi-Experiment to Show the Effect of Brexit on Subjective Wellbeing in the UK

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11206
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 27 Dec 2017
Nattavudh Powdthavee, Anke Plagnol, Paul Frijters and Andrew Clark
University of Warwick, City University London - School of Social Sciences, Queensland University of Technology - School of Economics and Finance and Paris School of Economics (PSE)
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life satisfaction, Brexit, United Kingdom, democracy

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What Predicts a Successful Life? A Life-Course Model of Well-Being

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7682
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 26 Oct 2013
Richard Layard, Andrew Clark, Francesca Cornaglia and Nattavudh Powdthavee
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Centre for Economic Performance (CEP), Paris School of Economics (PSE), Queen Mary University of London and University of Warwick
Downloads 79 (363,679)
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well-being, life-satisfaction, intervention, model, life-course, emotional health, conduct, intellectual performance, success

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Economic Approaches to Understanding Change in Happiness

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8131
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 03 May 2014
Nattavudh Powdthavee and Alois Stutzer
University of Warwick and University of Basel
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adaptation, economics and happiness, life course perspective, subjective well-being

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Longitudinal Evidence for a Midlife Nadir in Human Well-Being: Results from Four Data Sets

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7942
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 15 Feb 2014
Terence Chai Cheng, Nattavudh Powdthavee and Andrew J. Oswald
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Institute of Applied Economics and Social Research, University of Warwick and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
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life-cycle happiness, subjective well-being, longitudinal study, U shape

Locus of Control and its Intergenerational Implications for Early Childhood Skill Formation

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8487
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 04 Oct 2014
Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Queen Mary University of London, University of Warwick and KU Leuven - Center for Economic Studies
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locus of control, parental investment, human capital accumulation, early skill formation, ALSPAC

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Can Money Change Who We are? Estimating the Effects of Unearned Income on Measures of Incentive-Enhancing Personality Traits

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6131
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 28 Nov 2011
Nattavudh Powdthavee, Christopher Boyce and Alex M. Wood
University of Warwick, University of Warwick and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)
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noncognitive skills, personality traits, lottery winners, instrumental variables, unearned income

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Does Education Reduce the Risk of Hypertension? Estimating the Biomarker Effect of Compulsory Schooling in England

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4847
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 29 Mar 2010
Nattavudh Powdthavee
University of Warwick
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hypertension, compulsory schooling, biomarker, regression discontinuity, health

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Impact of Lower Rated Journals on Economists' Judgments of Publication Lists: Evidence from a Survey Experiment

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10752
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 08 May 2017
Nattavudh Powdthavee, Yohanes E. Riyanto and Jack L. Knetsch
University of Warwick, Nanyang Technological University (NTU) - Division of Economics and Simon Fraser University (SFU) - School of Resource and Environmental Management
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lower ranked journals, publication, judgment bias, less-is-better effect, resume

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Putting Different Price Tags on the Same Health Condition: Re-Evaluating the Well-Being Valuation Approach

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5493
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 21 Feb 2011
Nattavudh Powdthavee and Bernard van den Berg
University of Warwick and University of York
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well-being, compensation variations, monetary valuations, happiness, health, GHQ

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Anticipation, Free-Rider Problem, and Adaptation to Trade Union: Re-Examining the Curious Case of Dissatisfied Union Members

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4806
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 15 Mar 2010
Nattavudh Powdthavee
University of Warwick
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union coverage, union membership, job satisfaction, anticipation, adaptation, free-rider, longitudinal

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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
Reto Odermatt, Nattavudh Powdthavee and Alois Stutzer
University of Basel, University of Warwick and University of Basel
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adaptation, overoptimism, life satisfaction, projection bias, wellbeing, self-employed

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Resilience to Economic Shocks and the Long Reach of Childhood Bullying

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6945
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 27 Oct 2012
Nattavudh Powdthavee
University of Warwick
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resilience, adaptation, happiness, unemployment, childhood, well-being

The Welfare Implications of Addictive Substances: A Longitudinal Study of Life Satisfaction of Drug Users

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11181
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 05 Dec 2017
Julie Moschion and Nattavudh Powdthavee
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Institute: Applied Economic & Social Research and University of Warwick
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life satisfaction, rational addiction, drugs, homeless, Australia, happiness

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From Classroom to Wedding Aisle: The Effect of a Nationwide Change in the Compulsory Schooling Law on Age at First Marriage in the UK

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5019
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 06 Jul 2010
Nattavudh Powdthavee and Kampon Adireksombat
University of Warwick and Nanyang Technological University
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compulsory schooling, age at first marriage, regression discontinuity, human capital, family formation

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My Baby Takes the Morning Train: Gender Identity, Fairness, and Relative Labor Supply within Households

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10382
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 05 Dec 2016
Anthony Lepinteur, Sarah Fleche and Nattavudh Powdthavee
Universite du Luxembourg - Department of Economics, Paris School of Economics (PSE) and University of Warwick
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fairness, gender identity, life satisfaction, relative income, working hours, labor supply

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What Can Life Satisfaction Data Tell Us About Discrimination Against Sexual Minorities? A Structural Equation Model for Australia and the United Kingdom

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8127
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 26 Apr 2014
Nattavudh Powdthavee and Mark Wooden
University of Warwick and University of Melbourne - Melbourne Institute: Applied Economic & Social Research
Downloads 29 (556,033)

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sexual orientation, sexual minorities, discrimination, life satisfaction, HILDA Survey, UKHLS

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And I Will Try to Fix You: A Study of Heterogeneity in Job Satisfaction with Implications for Flexible Employment Contracts

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5868
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 08 Aug 2011
Aekapol Chongvilaivan and Nattavudh Powdthavee
Institute of Southeast Asian Studies (ISEAS) and University of Warwick
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generalized ordered probit, employment contract, heterogeneity, job satisfaction, salary, work-life balance

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Do You Have to Win it to Fix it? A Longitudinal Study of Lottery Winners and Their Health Care Demand

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8908
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 30 Mar 2015
Terence Chai Cheng, Joan Costa-Font and Nattavudh Powdthavee
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Institute of Applied Economics and Social Research, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) and University of Warwick
Downloads 25 (580,474)
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lottery wins, health care, income elasticity, public-private

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Age, Death Risk, and the Design of an Exit Strategy: A Guide for Policymakers and for Citizens Who Want to Stay Alive

IZA Discussion Paper No. 13221
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 14 May 2020
Andrew J. Oswald and Nattavudh Powdthavee
University of Warwick - Department of Economics and University of Warwick
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coronavirus, labor market, recession, COVID-19

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Unhappiness and Crime: Evidence from South Africa

Economica, Vol. 72, No. 287, pp. 531-547, August 2005
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 28 Jul 2005
Nattavudh Powdthavee
University of Warwick
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Does it Pay to Bet on Your Favourite to Win? Evidence on Experienced Utility from the 2018 FIFA World Cup Experiment

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12589
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 09 Sep 2019
Lajos Kossuth, Nattavudh Powdthavee and Donna Harris
University of Warwick - Warwick Business School, University of Warwick and University of Oxford - Department of Economics
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hedging, happiness, social identity, wellbeing, world cup, experienced utility

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The Shadow Prices of Voluntary Caregiving: Using Panel Data of Well-Being to Estimate the Cost of Informal Care

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11545
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 30 May 2018
Rebecca McDonald and Nattavudh Powdthavee
University of Birmingham and University of Warwick
Downloads 17 (633,862)

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informal care, well-being, compensation variations, permanent income, happiness, shadow prices

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The Marginal Income Effect of Education on Happiness: Estimating the Direct and Indirect Effects of Compulsory Schooling on Well-Being in Australia

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7365
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 11 May 2013
Nattavudh Powdthavee, Warn N. Lekfuangfu and Mark Wooden
University of Warwick, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid and University of Melbourne - Melbourne Institute: Applied Economic & Social Research
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schooling, indirect effect, well-being, mental health, windfall income, HILDA survey

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Do Perceptions of Economic Well-Being Predict the Onset of War and Peace?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12650
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 14 Oct 2019
Eik Swee, Haikun Zhan and Nattavudh Powdthavee
University of Melbourne, University of Melbourne and University of Warwick
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economic well-being, war onset, peace onset, Nepal

Large Losses from Little Lies: Randomly Assigned Opportunity to Misrepresent Substantially Lowers Later Cooperation and Worsens Income Inequality

IZA Discussion Paper No. 13619
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 24 Aug 2020
University of Birmingham - Department of Economics, University of London, University of Warwick and Nanyang Technological University (NTU) - Division of Economics
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cooperation, misrepresentation, social media, social dilemma, experiment

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The Causal Effect of Education on Climate Literacy and Pro-Environmental Behaviours: Evidence from a Nationwide Natural Experiment

IZA Discussion Paper No. 13210
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 14 May 2020
Nattavudh Powdthavee
University of Warwick
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climate change, education, pro-environmental behaviours, regression discontinuity, UK

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The Early Life Influences of Teachers' Genders on Later Life Charitable Giving: Evidence from the Natural Disasters in Japan

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12528
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 04 Sep 2019
Eiji Yamamura and Nattavudh Powdthavee
Seinan Gakuin University and University of Warwick
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charitable giving, gender, prosocial, Japan, natural disaster, donation

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Are Happier People Less Judgmental of Other People's Selfish Behaviors? Laboratory Evidence from Trust and Gift Exchange Games

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7495
Posted: 20 Jul 2013
Michalis Drouvelis and Nattavudh Powdthavee
University of Birmingham - Department of Economics and University of Warwick

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happiness, moral judgments, trust games, gift exchange games