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Tai Kapaji

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Does a higher level of education increase happiness?

Education can provide a better understanding of the world. Does education and its effects increase likeliness of being happier? I am speaking particularly of standard post-high school education.

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    Mar 30 2014: A high level of education is a double-edged sword. If you get compensation for your higher education, then it makes you happier. But the reality is that it makes more students depressed now---since they get no compensation for their achievement. Even those with PhDs accept labor jobs now just to make ends meet. Ergo, the higher the education, the 'harder we fall'.

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