The social context of well-being.Katie McLean Staff Photographer Robert Putnam, professor of public policy at Harvard University, speaks about the growing opportunity gap between classes during his lecture Tuesday morning in the Amphitheater. Making a good friend is equal to tripling a salary. Belonging to a club can cause an increase in happiness equivalent to doubling a salary. And going on picnics three times a year is the same as receiving a 10 percent raise. Putnam, who is the author of 14 books and has been a consultant to the past three U.
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