World Values Survey shows we’re getting happier

The recent publication of this year’s World Values survey shows that the world is getting happier.  The survey is simple, but revealing and you can download much data here.

Two aspects are particularly interesting:

I particularly like the second finding (which is not that new, but increasingly proven) because the chart (above) looks like the financier’s efficient frontier in which it is OK to take a bit of risk to obtain a higher return, but there soon comes a point after which more risk does not result in a higher expected return.

Its time for direct democracy.
Natural capitalism's time is now