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psychic income

noun
1.
the personal or subjective benefits, rewards, or satisfactions derived from a job or undertaking as separate from its objective or financial ones.
Origin of psychic income
1900-1905
1900-05
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  • The area that is subtracted from the loser's psychic income is larger than the area added to the winner's psychic income.

    The Principles of Economics Frank A. Fetter
  • Indeed, we are close here to the conception of psychic income which is to be developed more fully.

    The Principles of Economics Frank A. Fetter
  • The word industry is used here in a broad sense, including agents of psychic income not usually so classed, such as public parks.

    The Principles of Economics Frank A. Fetter
  • Material income and immaterial income are both related to and reducible to psychic income.

    The Principles of Economics Frank A. Fetter
  • The psychic income of individuals, therefore, is often made up of many elements.

    The Principles of Economics Frank A. Fetter
  • Human services, being one of the conditions of psychic income, bear the same relation to wants that material goods bear.

    The Principles of Economics Frank A. Fetter
  • The money expression of psychic income can be only approximately attained.

    The Principles of Economics Frank A. Fetter
  • Distribution of psychic income may be in part by the collective use of social wealth.

    The Principles of Economics Frank A. Fetter
  • It is well to recall also the distinction between wealth income, money income, and psychic income.

    The Principles of Economics Frank A. Fetter
  • The durable goods are those utilities which for the time remain, not yet ripened or ready to be converted into psychic income.

    The Principles of Economics Frank A. Fetter

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