This interdisciplinary conference will bring together leading scholars from a variety of disciplines (including economics, philosophy, psychology, and law) to present current research about happiness. Presenters will include both external scholars and Duke faculty. The specific focus of the conference will be the normative relevance of happiness and its role in shaping public policy. The conference is co-sponsored by the Kenan Institute of Ethics "Rethinking Regulation" program. Registration required at https://duke.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_0JrZTbXQlIoVba5 For more information, please contact Dawn Cronce at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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