Understanding Society – The UK Household Longitudinal Study


Capturing life in the UK in the 21st century

Understanding Society is the largest longitudinal household panel study of its kind and provides vital evidence on life changes and stability

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Every time you are interviewed, you are contributing to a unique study about life in the UK.

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Latest research

Is there a link between air pollution and impaired memory? Evidence on 34,000 English citizens

Nattavudh Powdthavee, Andrew J. Oswald

Publisher: Ecological Economics

Did austerity cause Brexit?

Thiemo Fetzer

Publisher: American Economic Review

Does repeated measurement improve income data quality?

Paul Fisher

Publisher: Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics