Predictive Planner (PP) is not based on myth. Its mathematical algorithm in calculating optimized schedule has firm footing in the fields of psychology, business management, and economics. While coding this project, the team of PP has based our calculations on the studies given by these reports:
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- Csikszentmihalyi, Mihaly, and Hunter, Jeremy. Happiness in Everyday Life: The Uses of Experience Sampling. Journal of Happiness Studies. Jun 2003. Vol. 4, Iss. 2: 185-199.
- Diener, E., Sandvik, E., & Pavot, W. Happiness is the frequency, not the intensity, of positive versus negative affect. In F. Strack, M. Argyle, & N. Schwarz (Eds.), Subjective well-being: An interdisciplinary perspective 1991. New York: Pergamon. Vol. 1: 119-139.
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- Gash, Vanessa., Mertens, Antje., and Gordo, Laura R. Women between Part-Time and Full-Time Work: The Influence of Changing Hours of Work on Happiness and Life-Satisfaction. SOE Ppapers on Multidisciplinary Panel Data Research. Feb 2010. Berlin, Germany. 1-39.
- Kasser, Tim, and Sheldon, Kennon. Time Afﬂuence as a Path toward Personal Happiness and Ethical Business Practice: Empirical Evidence from Four Studies. Journal of Business Ethics. 2009. Vol. 84: 243-255.
- Mihalcea, Rada., Corley, Courtney., and Strapparava, Carlo. Corpus-based and Knowledge-based Measures of Text Semantic Similarity. Proceedings of the American Association for Artificial Intelligence (AAAI 2006), Boston, July 2006.