An Analysis of Relationship between Happiness and Personality: A Literature Review

Mamata Prasad


: Over the years researchers have studied the relation between happiness and personality and the objective of this review is to study the literatures on this relationship. In this review it is found that personality traits are the stable and strongest predictors of happiness but the current literatures reveal that personality traits and happiness aspects reciprocally influence each other over time. Future study necessitates studying the relation between these two variables that reflects a causal effect of personality on happiness.



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