PBS NewsHour

Why Are Conservatives Happier Than Liberals?

Clip: 12/09/2011 | 8m 56s

How do feelings about ideology and economic inequality affect a person's happiness? As part of his reporting of Making Sen$e of financial news, economics correspondent Paul Solman explores the connection and asks some liberals at Occupy DC and conservatives at the American Enterprise Institute to grade their own happiness.

Aired: 12/09/11

Rating: NR

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