Emotional health in childhood ‘is the key to future happiness’ https://t.co/bzL2AFBjxZ
— Children in NI (@ChildreninNI) November 11, 2015
Layard and his colleagues at the Wellbeing research programme at the London School of Economics’ Centre for Economic Performance concluded that a child’s emotional health is more important to their satisfaction levels as an adult than other factors, such as if they achieve academic success when young, or wealth when older.
In the Guardian. Download here: ‘Emotional health in childhood ‘is the key to future happiness’
Other relevant publications
Andrew Eyles, Stephen Machin and Olmo Silva (2015): ‘Academies 2: The New Batch’, CEP Discussion Paper No. 1370
Steven Higgins and Maria Katsipataki (2015): Evidence from meta-analysis about parental involvement in education which supports their children’s learning