Rakesh Sarin is a Distinguished Professor of Management at the Anderson School of Mgt at the University of CA, LA. Rakesh was recently invited to discuss Engineering Happiness at a TED conference. Over the past 10 years, business professors Rakesh Sarin & Manel Baucells have examined and analyzed data and evidence from all over the world to come up with a set of laws that govern our happiness. These laws, presented in their new book Engineering Happiness: A New Approach for Building a Joyful Life According to Publishers Weekly, "Sarin and Baucells provide an insightful & systematic approach to achieving happiness. They rely on a fundamental, seemingly simple equation throughout the book: HAPPINESS equals REALITY minus EXPECTATIONS. This unique and refreshing look at happiness, with concrete examples, will appeal to anyone searching for a more fulfilling life.