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Help! I’m heading into the U-shaped happiness abyss

5 mins | Jan 31, 2020

Studies suggest misery peaks at age 47.2 and I’m 46. A new study suggests that personal happiness follows a U-shaped curve, with the low point coming at 47.2 years, after which things start looking up again. Viv Groskopp writing in the Financial Times examines what this could mean for someone approaching that age.

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From Financial Times