Are you happy? Do you think about being happy? Meliksah Demir does.
The assistant professor of psychology at Northern Arizona University is researching ways to predict and provoke happiness.
“If we can figure out why certain people are happy and find ways to improve their happiness,” he says, “we will see higher positive outcomes of health, well being, social relationships and productivity.”
Demir, who serves on the board for the Journal of Happiness Studies, admits happiness is a subjective feeling, but says established, empirical-based research… Read more