If You're Happy and You Know It, Are You Liberal?

8/9/2016 - Professor of Psychology Robert Emmons on NBC News.

When you ask Americans who's happier, people who consider themselves conservatives tend to say they are. But a new study finds that when you look at objective criteria, liberals look happier than conservatives.

Outside experts said the study was not convincing. "The observed differences are quite small," said Robert Emmons of the University of California at Davis. "Happiness is the norm for both."

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