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Homepage:http://www.milena-nikolova.com
Workplace:Faculteit Economie en Bedrijfskunde (Faculty of Economics and Business), Rijksuniversiteit Groningen (Royal University of Groningen), (more information at EDIRC)

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Working Papers

2024

  1. Gini Who? The Relationship between Inequality Perceptions and Life Satisfaction
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads
    Also in GLO Discussion Paper Series, Global Labor Organization (GLO) (2024) Downloads
  2. Loud or Quiet Quitting? The Influence of Work Orientations on Effort and Turnover
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads
    Also in GLO Discussion Paper Series, Global Labor Organization (GLO) (2024) Downloads

2023

  1. Echoes of the Past: The Enduring Impact of Communism on Contemporary Freedom of Speech Values
    GLO Discussion Paper Series, Global Labor Organization (GLO) Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2023) Downloads View citations (1)
    SOEPpapers on Multidisciplinary Panel Data Research, DIW Berlin, The German Socio-Economic Panel (SOEP) (2023) Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Just Another Cog in the Machine? A Worker-Level View of Robotization and Tasks
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads
    Also in GLO Discussion Paper Series, Global Labor Organization (GLO) (2023) Downloads
  3. Robots, Meaning, and Self-Determination
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads
    Also in GLO Discussion Paper Series, Global Labor Organization (GLO) (2022) Downloads View citations (4)

    See also Journal Article Robots, meaning, and self-determination, Research Policy, Elsevier (2024) Downloads (2024)
  4. The Societal Costs of Inflation and Unemployment
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads
    Also in GLO Discussion Paper Series, Global Labor Organization (GLO) (2023) Downloads

2022

  1. COVID-19 and Entrepreneurship Entry and Exit: Opportunity Amidst Adversity
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in GLO Discussion Paper Series, Global Labor Organization (GLO) (2022) Downloads View citations (3)

    See also Journal Article COVID-19 and entrepreneurship entry and exit: Opportunity amidst adversity, Technology in Society, Elsevier (2022) Downloads View citations (3) (2022)

2021

  1. Being Your Own Boss and Bossing Others: The Moderating Effect of Managing Others on Work Meaning and Autonomy for the Self-Employed and Employees
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in GLO Discussion Paper Series, Global Labor Organization (GLO) (2021) Downloads View citations (3)

    See also Journal Article Being your own boss and bossing others: the moderating effect of managing others on work meaning and autonomy for the self-employed and employees, Small Business Economics, Springer (2023) Downloads View citations (6) (2023)
  2. Double-Edged Sword: Persistent Effects of Communism on Life Satisfaction
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (5)
    Also in GLO Discussion Paper Series, Global Labor Organization (GLO) (2021) Downloads View citations (4)

2020

  1. Sometimes your best just ain't good enough: The worldwide evidence on subjective well-being efficiency
    GLO Discussion Paper Series, Global Labor Organization (GLO) Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Journal Article Sometimes Your Best Just Ain’t Good Enough: The Worldwide Evidence on Subjective Well-being Efficiency, The B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy, De Gruyter (2021) Downloads View citations (3) (2021)
  2. The Economics of Happiness
    GLO Discussion Paper Series, Global Labor Organization (GLO) Downloads View citations (20)
  3. The Perceived Well-Being and Health Costs of Exiting Self-Employment
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (6)
    Also in GLO Discussion Paper Series, Global Labor Organization (GLO) (2020) Downloads View citations (4)
    Working Papers, Leibniz Institut für Ost- und Südosteuropaforschung (Institute for East and Southeast European Studies) (2020) Downloads View citations (4)

    See also Journal Article The perceived well-being and health costs of exiting self-employment, Small Business Economics, Springer (2021) Downloads View citations (3) (2021)
  4. What Makes Work Meaningful and Why Economists Should Care about It
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (27)
    Also in GLO Discussion Paper Series, Global Labor Organization (GLO) (2020) Downloads View citations (26)

    See also Journal Article What makes work meaningful and why economists should care about it, Labour Economics, Elsevier (2020) Downloads View citations (22) (2020)

2019

  1. Former Communist Party Membership and Present-Day Entrepreneurship in Central and Eastern Europe
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (6)
    Also in Working Papers, Leibniz Institut für Ost- und Südosteuropaforschung (Institute for East and Southeast European Studies) (2019) Downloads View citations (4)
    GLO Discussion Paper Series, Global Labor Organization (GLO) (2019) Downloads View citations (4)
  2. Stalin and the Origins of Mistrust
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (22)
    Also in GLO Discussion Paper Series, Global Labor Organization (GLO) (2019) Downloads View citations (22)

    See also Journal Article Stalin and the origins of mistrust, Journal of Public Economics, Elsevier (2022) Downloads View citations (26) (2022)

2018

  1. Emigration, Remittances and the Subjective Well-Being of Those Staying Behind
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in Working Papers, Human Capital and Economic Opportunity Working Group (2018) Downloads View citations (2)

    See also Journal Article Emigration, remittances, and the subjective well-being of those staying behind, Journal of Population Economics, Springer (2019) Downloads View citations (13) (2019)
  2. Family matters: involuntary parental unemployment during childhood and subjective well-being later in life
    GLO Discussion Paper Series, Global Labor Organization (GLO) Downloads View citations (1)
  3. Self-Employment Can Be Good for Your Health
    GLO Discussion Paper Series, Global Labor Organization (GLO) Downloads View citations (2)

2017

  1. People to Jobs, Jobs to People: Global Mobility and Labor Migration
    IZA Research Reports, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads
  2. Sometimes Your Best Just Ain't Good Enough: The Worldwide Evidence on Well-Being Efficiency
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (2)

2016

  1. Does Joining the EU Make You Happy? Evidence from Bulgaria and Romania
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Journal Article Does Joining the EU Make You Happy? Evidence from Bulgaria and Romania, Journal of Happiness Studies, Springer (2017) Downloads View citations (6) (2017)
  2. Happiness and Development
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (5)
  3. Left Behind but Doing Good? Civic Engagement in Two Post-Socialist Countries
    Discussion Papers, Central European Labour Studies Institute (CELSI) Downloads View citations (6)
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2015) Downloads View citations (2)
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers (2015) Downloads View citations (3)

    See also Journal Article Left behind but doing good? Civic engagement in two post-socialist countries, Journal of Comparative Economics, Elsevier (2017) Downloads View citations (19) (2017)
  4. Suffrage, Labour Markets and Coalitions in Colonial Virginia
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads
    See also Journal Article Suffrage, labour markets and coalitions in colonial Virginia, European Journal of Political Economy, Elsevier (2017) Downloads View citations (3) (2017)
  5. Your Spouse Is Fired! How Much Do You Care?
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (8)
    Also in SOEPpapers on Multidisciplinary Panel Data Research, DIW Berlin, The German Socio-Economic Panel (SOEP) (2016) Downloads View citations (9)

    See also Journal Article Your spouse is fired! How much do you care?, Journal of Population Economics, Springer (2019) Downloads View citations (40) (2019)

2015

  1. Minding the Happiness Gap: Political Institutions and Perceived Quality of Life in Transition
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article Minding the happiness gap: Political institutions and perceived quality of life in transition, European Journal of Political Economy, Elsevier (2016) Downloads View citations (37) (2016)

2014

  1. Bentham or Aristotle in the Development Process? An Empirical Investigation of Capabilities and Subjective Well-being
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (5)
    See also Journal Article Bentham or Aristotle in the Development Process? An Empirical Investigation of Capabilities and Subjective Well-Being, World Development, Elsevier (2015) Downloads View citations (83) (2015)
  2. In Transit: The Well-Being of Migrants from Transition and Post-Transition Countries
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (5)
    See also Journal Article In transit: The well-being of migrants from transition and post-transition countries, Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier (2015) Downloads View citations (29) (2015)

2013

  1. Happy Peasants and Frustrated Achievers? Agency, Capabilities, and Subjective Well-Being
    Working Papers, Human Capital and Economic Opportunity Working Group Downloads View citations (2)

Journal Articles

2024

  1. Robots, meaning, and self-determination
    Research Policy, 2024, 53, (5) Downloads
    See also Working Paper Robots, Meaning, and Self-Determination, IZA Discussion Papers (2023) Downloads (2023)

2023

  1. Being your own boss and bossing others: the moderating effect of managing others on work meaning and autonomy for the self-employed and employees
    Small Business Economics, 2023, 60, (2), 463-483 Downloads View citations (6)
    See also Working Paper Being Your Own Boss and Bossing Others: The Moderating Effect of Managing Others on Work Meaning and Autonomy for the Self-Employed and Employees, IZA Discussion Papers (2021) Downloads View citations (3) (2021)
  2. Double-edged sword: persistent effects of Communist regime affiliations on well-being and preferences
    Journal of Population Economics, 2023, 36, (3), 1139-1185 Downloads View citations (9)

2022

  1. COVID-19 and entrepreneurship entry and exit: Opportunity amidst adversity
    Technology in Society, 2022, 71, (C) Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Working Paper COVID-19 and Entrepreneurship Entry and Exit: Opportunity Amidst Adversity, IZA Discussion Papers (2022) Downloads View citations (3) (2022)
  2. Stalin and the origins of mistrust
    Journal of Public Economics, 2022, 208, (C) Downloads View citations (26)
    See also Working Paper Stalin and the Origins of Mistrust, IZA Discussion Papers (2019) Downloads View citations (22) (2019)

2021

  1. Family matters: The effects of parental unemployment in early childhood and adolescence on subjective well-being later in life
    Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2021, 181, (C), 312-331 Downloads View citations (17)
  2. Former Communist party membership and present-day entrepreneurship
    Small Business Economics, 2021, 57, (4), 1783-1800 Downloads View citations (14)
  3. Sometimes Your Best Just Ain’t Good Enough: The Worldwide Evidence on Subjective Well-being Efficiency
    The B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy, 2021, 21, (1), 83-114 Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Working Paper Sometimes your best just ain't good enough: The worldwide evidence on subjective well-being efficiency, GLO Discussion Paper Series (2020) Downloads View citations (3) (2020)
  4. The perceived well-being and health costs of exiting self-employment
    Small Business Economics, 2021, 57, (4), 1819-1836 Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Working Paper The Perceived Well-Being and Health Costs of Exiting Self-Employment, IZA Discussion Papers (2020) Downloads View citations (6) (2020)

2020

  1. What makes work meaningful and why economists should care about it
    Labour Economics, 2020, 65, (C) Downloads View citations (22)
    See also Working Paper What Makes Work Meaningful and Why Economists Should Care about It, IZA Discussion Papers (2020) Downloads View citations (27) (2020)

2019

  1. Emigration, remittances, and the subjective well-being of those staying behind
    Journal of Population Economics, 2019, 32, (1), 113-151 Downloads View citations (13)
    See also Working Paper Emigration, Remittances and the Subjective Well-Being of Those Staying Behind, IZA Discussion Papers (2018) Downloads View citations (2) (2018)
  2. Switching to self-employment can be good for your health
    Journal of Business Venturing, 2019, 34, (4), 664-691 Downloads View citations (46)
  3. Your spouse is fired! How much do you care?
    Journal of Population Economics, 2019, 32, (3), 799-844 Downloads View citations (40)
    See also Working Paper Your Spouse Is Fired! How Much Do You Care?, IZA Discussion Papers (2016) Downloads View citations (8) (2016)

2017

  1. Does Joining the EU Make You Happy? Evidence from Bulgaria and Romania
    Journal of Happiness Studies, 2017, 18, (6), 1593-1623 Downloads View citations (6)
    See also Working Paper Does Joining the EU Make You Happy? Evidence from Bulgaria and Romania, IZA Discussion Papers (2016) Downloads View citations (4) (2016)
  2. Left behind but doing good? Civic engagement in two post-socialist countries
    Journal of Comparative Economics, 2017, 45, (3), 658-684 Downloads View citations (19)
    See also Working Paper Left Behind but Doing Good? Civic Engagement in Two Post-Socialist Countries, Discussion Papers (2016) Downloads View citations (6) (2016)
  3. Suffrage, labour markets and coalitions in colonial Virginia
    European Journal of Political Economy, 2017, 49, (C), 108-122 Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Working Paper Suffrage, Labour Markets and Coalitions in Colonial Virginia, IZA Discussion Papers (2016) Downloads (2016)

2016

  1. Minding the happiness gap: Political institutions and perceived quality of life in transition
    European Journal of Political Economy, 2016, 45, (S), 129-148 Downloads View citations (37)
    See also Working Paper Minding the Happiness Gap: Political Institutions and Perceived Quality of Life in Transition, IZA Discussion Papers (2015) Downloads View citations (2) (2015)

2015

  1. Bentham or Aristotle in the Development Process? An Empirical Investigation of Capabilities and Subjective Well-Being
    World Development, 2015, 68, (C), 163-179 Downloads View citations (83)
    See also Working Paper Bentham or Aristotle in the Development Process? An Empirical Investigation of Capabilities and Subjective Well-being, IZA Discussion Papers (2014) Downloads View citations (5) (2014)
  2. In transit: The well-being of migrants from transition and post-transition countries
    Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2015, 112, (C), 164-186 Downloads View citations (29)
    See also Working Paper In Transit: The Well-Being of Migrants from Transition and Post-Transition Countries, IZA Discussion Papers (2014) Downloads View citations (5) (2014)
  3. Migrant well-being after leaving transition economies
    IZA World of Labor, 2015, 195 Downloads

2014

  1. Employment, late-life work, retirement, and well-being in Europe and the United States
    IZA Journal of European Labor Studies, 2014, 3, (1), 1-30 Downloads View citations (20)

2013

  1. Does access to information technology make people happier? Insights from well-being surveys from around the world
    Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics (formerly The Journal of Socio-Economics), 2013, 44, (C), 126-139 Downloads View citations (32)
 
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