Americans don’t like vacations!
Every year U.S. employees leave about 429 million paid vacation days on the table. On the other hand, Brazil, France and Finland guarentee 6 weeks or more of paid vacation to workers
— Fortune (@FortuneMagazine) 28 Juillet 2015
Working more makes Americans happier
According to the Journal of Happiness Studies: ‘Americans maximize their… [happiness] by working, and Europeans maximize their [happiness] through leisure.’