CESAM Blog

CESAM Blog

Ranking countries according to their happiness

How about considering safety when discussing happiness of the citizens?

Are we too safe? Could we live better by living more dangerously?

Total safety is total nonsense. But can a happiness lens help us to recognise optimal safety?

Lack of knowledge of risks can lead to risks

The perception of risk and its consequences might be holding us back.

Why is life in the Netherlands so good?

Safety has a role to play in the consistently good happiness ranking for the Netherlands.