• The Good, the Bad and the Ugly of Lockdowns During Covid-19

      Rossouw, S; Greyling, T; Adhikari, T (Public Library of Science (PLoS), 2021)
      Amidst the rapid global spread of Covid-19, many governments enforced country-wide lockdowns, with likely severe well-being consequences. In this regard, South Africa is an extreme case suffering from low levels of well-being, ...
    • Markov Switching Models for Happiness During a Pandemic: The New Zealand Experience

      Rossouw, S; Greyling, T; Adhikari, T (Global Labor Organization, 2020)
      This paper estimates Markov switching models with daily happiness (GNH) data from New Zealand for a period inclusive of the Covid-19 global health pandemic. This helps us understand the dynamics of happiness due to an ...