SINET #123 & 124, Spring & Summer, DMay & August 2015

This issue leads off with a review essay by Andrew Sharpe and Matthew Calver of the Centre for the Study of Living Standards in Ottawa, Canada that examines the contribution of health, as proxied by life expectancy at birth, to improvement in living standards in Canada. A second review essay then reviews a recent book on the new world of molecular biology and its relevance to quality-of-life research. This is followed by a Comment from Wolfgang Glatzer and then reports and announcements on conferences and a new prize – from ISQOLS President Rhonda Phillips, Giovanna Boccuzzo and Filomena Maggino, and Martijn Burger.


The Contribution of Falling Mortality Rates and Rising Life Expectancy to Growth in the Canadian Standard of Living ~ Andrew Sharpe and Matthew Calver

Recent Developments in Molecular Biology Relevant to Quality-of-Life Research ~ Kenneth C. Land


    Sunny Side Down?  Comment on Ronald E. Anderson “Progress in Measuring Human Suffering” (SINET, December 2014) ~ Wolfgang Glatzer


13th ISQOLS Quality of Life Conference

Message from ISQOLS Executive Director

The Ruut Veenhoven Prize 2015


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