Dr. Yukiko Uchida's Research Featured in Wall Street Journal Article
Dr.Yukiko Uchida, associate professor of Kokoro Research Center, was featured in an article in the Wall Street Journal for her research 2010-2011. The article introduces Dr.Uchida’s research and her comments and examine how the Great East Japan Earthquake has affected the happiness of people in Japan.
Did the 2011 Disaster Make Japanese Happier?
In December 2010, Ms. Uchida and her colleagues surveyed 10,744 Japanese ages 20-29 about their well-being, asking them to rate their happiness from 0 to 10. Two weeks after the earthquake and tsunami killed over 15,000 people on March 2011, she asked the same participants to take the survey again and included some new questions…..
THE WALL STREET JOURNAL / JAPAN REAL TIME (April 9 2012)