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Youthquake? The mystery of the missing young voters

Stuart Fox

PoliticsPublic OpinionPsychologyElections. Electoral BehaviourDemographyYoung PeopleSocial AttitudesSurveys


Determinants of young people’s homeownership transitions before and after the financial crisis: the UK in a European context

Caroline Dewilde, Christa Hubers, Rory Coulter

Young PeopleEconomicsFinanceHousing Market


What is the impact of air pollution on life satisfaction for people living in England?

Sarah Knight, Peter Howley

Environmental SociologyArea EffectsPsychologyGeographyWell Being


Are the growing numbers of self-employed volunteers or reluctant recruits?

Andrew Henley

Area EffectsRegional EconomicsLabour MarketUnemploymentOrganizations And FirmsEconomicsWages And Earnings


Britain’s housing disaster and its effects on young people

Andy Green

Young PeopleEconomicsHousing Market


Employment and family transitions: trends before and after the Great Recession

Mark Lyons-Amos, Ingrid Schoon

Young PeopleEducationLabour MarketLife Course Analysis


Young people's well-being: 2017

Dawn Snape

Young PeopleWell Being


Does it pay off to work on a low wage?

Gundi Knies, Alexander Plum

Area EffectsRegional EconomicsLabour MarketUnemploymentWages And Earnings


Labour market uncertainty and leaving the parental home in the UK

Katerina Gousia, Olena Nizalova, Thomas Middleton

Young PeopleLabour MarketHouseholdsUnemploymentFamily Formation And DissolutionLife Course AnalysisHousing Market


Faster home broadband but how does it affect education attainment?

Benjamin Faber, Rosa Sanchis-Guarner, Felix Weinhardt

Information And Communication TechnologiesGeographyYoung PeopleEducationPublic Policy


Family instability throughout childhood: building a more detailed picture

Mike Brewer, Alita Nandi, Seetha Menon, Paulino Font-Gilabert

Lone ParentsYoung PeopleHouseholdsFamily Formation And DissolutionLife Course Analysis


Parents and children: commentary

Jeremy Todd

Young PeopleChild DevelopmentHouseholdsPublic PolicyLife Course Analysis


Education: commentary

David Laws

Information And Communication TechnologiesMigrationYoung PeopleEducationLabour MarketUnemploymentPublic PolicyWages And EarningsEthnic Groups


Does having an unemployed father affect children's work prospects?

Wouter Zwysen

Young PeopleLabour MarketUnemploymentPublic PolicySociology Of HouseholdsSocial Mobility


School-to-work transitions: recognising diversity and inequality

Ingrid Schoon, Mark Lyons-Amos

Young PeopleEducationLabour MarketUnemploymentPublic PolicyLife Course AnalysisHigher Education


Do selective schooling systems increase inequality?

Simon Burgess, Matt Dickson, Lindsey Macmillan

Area EffectsEducationPublic PolicyWages And EarningsSocial Mobility


Devolution - a route to better policy making: case studies

Raj Patel

PoliticsEnvironmental SociologyLaw And LegislationArea EffectsPublic PolicyGovernmentWell BeingHealthTaxationCommuting


Social networking sites and employment status: an investigation based on Understanding Society data

John Mowbray, Robert Raeside, Hazel Hall, Peter Robertson

Information And Communication TechnologiesSocial NetworksScience And TechnologyInformation NetworksYoung PeopleLabour Market


The social and spatial context of urban health inequalities

Jens Kandt

Area EffectsGeographyPublic PolicyHealth


Connections between parent and child wellbeing

Elizabeth Webb, Laia Becares, Yvonne Kelly, Anne McMunn, Amanda Sacker

Young PeopleWell BeingHealthSociology Of HouseholdsSocial Psychology


Neighbourhood influences on child mental wellbeing and behaviours

Ivy Shiue

Area EffectsYoung PeopleWell BeingHealthSocial Behaviour


Parent-child relationships count the most, more than friends or siblings

Deniz Yucel, Anastasia Vogt Yuan

Social NetworksYoung PeopleWell BeingHealth


Financial struggle connected to neighbourhoods

Sarah Brown

Area EffectsSocial NetworksDebt: IndebtednessFinanceHousing Market


Social mobility stalled for a generation

Tina Rampino

Young PeopleEducationUnemploymentSocial AttitudesSocial Mobility


Demystifying ‘White flight’

Eric Kaufmann, Gareth Harris

Area EffectsGeographyDemographyMigrationEthnic Groups