What difference should different concepts of well-being make to the way we approach public policy? How does the concept of well-being influence policy makers and governments? What do voters expect of government in terms of promoting well-being? How is the available information and research used and how should it be?
This event was part of the British Academy Debates on Well-being.
Lord Gus O'Donnell, Chair of The Commission on Wellbeing and Policy
Nic Marks, Founder of the Centre for Well-being at the New Economics Foundation
Dr David Halpern, Chief Executive of the Behavioural Insights Team
Serena Kutchinsky, Digital editor of Prospect Magazine