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Is too much leisure bad for humans?

The Free Press Journal | 12/09/2021 10:25 PM | Click to read full article

"People often complain about being too busy and express wanting more time. But is more time actually linked to greater happiness? We found that having a dearth of discretionary hours in one’s day results in greater stress and lower subjective well-being,” said Marissa Sharif, PhD, an assistant professor of marketing at The Wharton School and lead author of the paper.

“However, while too little time is bad, having more time is not always better.”