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 Dr. Reto Odermatt
            
         Research Fellow 
  
         Center for Research in Economics and Well-Being (CREW)
         Faculty of Business and Economics
         University of Basel

         Peter-Merian-Weg 6
         4002 Basel

         reto.odermatt@unibas.ch           




News

New CReAM discussion paper: "All I have to do is dream? The role of aspirations in intergenerational mobility and well-being". (with Warn N. Lekfuangfu) [link]

New IZA discussion paper: "Does the Dream of Home Ownership Rest upon Biased Beliefs? A Test Based on Predicted and Realized Life Satisfaction". (with Alois Stutzer) [link]

New IZA discussion paper: "Tobacco Sales Prohibition and Teen Smoking". (with Armando Meier and Alois Stutzer) [link]

Paper finally out: "(Mis‐)Predicted Subjective Well‐Being Following Life Events" (with Alois Stutzer). Journal of the European Economic Association, Volume 17, Issue 1, 1 February 2019, Pages 245–283 [link]

OUPblog post: The Long-Term Effects of Life Events on Happiness are Overestimated", Oxford University Press blog, March 22, 2019 [link]