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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? 

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

This was the third in the series of British Academy Debates on Well-being.