Do Happiness and Meaning in Life Uniquely Predict Consumer Well-Being?
We tested the influence of happiness and, separately, meaning on consumer well-being once their overlapping variance was removed. Two studies testing life views, psychological needs, and interpersonal outcomes indicated that happiness was a stronger predictor than meaning — thereby suggesting doubts about the influence of meaning on well-being.
Xianyu Hao and Kathleen Vohs (2020) ,"Do Happiness and Meaning in Life Uniquely Predict Consumer Well-Being?", in NA - Advances in Consumer Research Volume 48, eds. Jennifer Argo, Tina M. Lowrey, and Hope Jensen Schau, Duluth, MN : Association for Consumer Research, Pages: 1221-1221.
Xianyu Hao, University of Minnesota, USA
Kathleen Vohs, University of Minnesota, USA
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Names Are the Mirrors of the Soul: The Role of Possessive Brand Names in Brand Evaluations
Marina Puzakova, Lehigh University
Mansur Khamitov, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Effortful but Valuable: How Perceptions of Effort Affect Charitable Gift Choice and Valuations of Charity
Haesung Annie Jung, University of Texas at Austin, USA
Marlone Henderson, University of Texas at Austin, USA
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