The Second International Wellbeing and Public Policy Conference

The International Journal of Wellbeing is pleased to announce the second International Wellbeing and Public Policy Conference, to be held June 10-12, 2014 on the campus of Hamilton College in scenic upstate New York. This conference follows on from the inaugural conference held June 12-15, 2012 in Wellington, New Zealand. Keynote speakers for the 2014 conference include prominent wellbeing scholars John Helliwell, Andrew Oswald, Arthur Stone, and (via videolink) Ruut Veenhoven, with others to be announced at a later date.

We invite submissions on topics related to wellbeing with particular preference for research and application with public policy relevance. We will consider submissions from all disciplines. Please submit a one page abstract in pdf format to 2014conference@wellbeingandpublicpolicy.org . For full consideration, all abstracts or papers must be submitted by February 1, 2014. More conference details will be circulated at a later date.