Research call: emotional metricsBMJ 2011; 342 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.d2692 (Published 04 May 2011) Cite this as: BMJ 2011;342:d2692
- Trisha Greenhalgh, professor of primary healthcare, Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry
Following the success of the UK Cabinet Office’s efforts to develop a metric of happiness with which to benchmark the impact of government reforms, and with a view to developing robust measures of other politically relevant emotions, tenders are now invited for a number of additional programmes of research.
The following are considered high priority:
Acquiescence: We urgently seek a valid and reliable metric that will gauge the extent to which individuals will accede …