Friday, March 19, 2010

Does Education Make you Happy?

While we all know that correlation does not imply causality, the strong correlation between level of education and subjective feeling of well-being is certainly interesting. Check out the following blog post and take a look at the scatter plot of level of eduction vs. happiness.

Does education cause happiness? Does happiness lead to more education? Are there 3rd or 4th variables which cause both happiness and a higher level of eduction?

What do you think?