What Makes Lawyers Happy? How Can You Help?September 28, 2015 by Steph Green

lawpicturenewspostSept2015September 28, 2015

By John Lande

They say money can’t buy happiness. John Lande, a Professor at the University of Missouri School of Law summarizes the findings of Lawrence Krieger and Kennon Sheldon’s notable study on ‘What Makes Lawyers Happy? A Data-Driven Prescription to Redefine Professional Success’.

Basing their research on Self-Determination Theory, this in-depth study evaluates the extent that the factors affirmed in Law School, such as grades and potential career income, can result in a negative impact on the subjective well-being of the students.

John Lande shares from the study what he believes to be paramount advice for Law School Faculty.

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