Misery Wire: In a new map based on...

Lamar Anderson
August 20, 2014
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In a new map based on a working paper by researchers for the National Bureau of Economic Research, Priceonomics breaks the news that we San Franciscans are slightly more miserable than our counterparts in other cities. According to their happiness map—whose data is really based on responses to a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention survey about life satisfaction—Atlanta and Washington, DC, both rank as happier than average. SF trails LA (figures) and San Jose (hey!). [Priceonomics]