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What influences mothers’ decisions about returning to work after having a baby? Understanding the role of childcare in returning to employment – an Understanding Society and Coram Family and Childcare briefing

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Area EffectsSocial NetworksGeographyLabour MarketHouseholdsChildbearing: FertilityHousehold EconomicsLife Course AnalysisSociology Of HouseholdsCaregiving


Briefing: how many people need a social rented home?

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Area EffectsGeographyHouseholdsPovertyLiving StandardsSocial PolicyHousing Market


Access to transport and life opportunities

Kiron Chatterjee, Ben Clark, Anysia Nguyen, Robert Wishart, Kathryn Gallop

Area EffectsGeographySocial ExclusionSocial InclusionDemographyLabour MarketIncome DynamicsWell BeingTransportTravel


How can the scale and nature of labour market non-compliance in the UK best be assessed? Final report of a scoping study for the Director of Labour Market Enforcement

Ella Cockbain, Sam Scott, Krisztián Pósch, Ben Bradford

Law And LegislationLabour MarketPublic PolicyGovernment


The health effects of Sure Start

Sarah Cattan, Gabriella Conti, Christine Farquharson, Rita Ginja

Area EffectsChild DevelopmentEconomicsPovertyPublic PolicyWell BeingHealth


Information, expectations and transition to higher education: final report

Adeline Delavande, Laura Fumagalli

Information NetworksYoung PeopleSocial StratificationHigher Education


Ethnic minorities at the 2017 British general election

Nicole Martin, Omar Khan

PoliticsElections. Electoral BehaviourDemographyGovernmentEthnic Groups


The adult skills gap: is falling investment in UK adults stalling social mobility?

Daria Luchinskaya, Peter Dickinson

Social GroupsTraining: Labour MarketEducationPublic PolicySocial StratificationSocial Mobility


2018 IF index: how does the wellbeing of today's twentysomethings compare to previous cohorts?

David Kingman

Social ChangeYoung PeopleWell BeingLife Course Analysis


The industrial strategy: building a more productive society

Raj Patel

Area EffectsManagement: BusinessLabour MarketEconomicsPublic Policy


Measuring National Well-being: quality of life in the UK, 2018

Rhian Jones, Chris Randall

PsychologyDemographySocial ChangeLiving StandardsWell BeingSocieties


Children’s well-being and social relationships, UK: 2018

Edward Pyle, Charlotte Hassell

PsychologySocial ChangeYoung PeopleChild DevelopmentWell BeingSocial PolicySociology Of Households


Poverty in Wales 2018

Helen Barnard

Area EffectsDemographyPoverty


One in four: a profile of single parents in the UK

Sumi Rabindrakumar

Lone ParentsSocial ChangeLabour MarketHouseholdsIncome DynamicsFinance


Home-owners and poverty in Northern Ireland

Alison Wallace, David Rhodes, Firona Roth

Area EffectsHouseholdsEconomicsPovertyPublic PolicyDebt: IndebtednessHousing Market


Poverty in Northern Ireland 2018

Helen Barnard

Area EffectsGeographyPoverty


Young people’s travel – what’s changed and why? Review and analysis. Report to Department for Transport. Executive summary

Kiron Chatterjee, Phil Goodwin, Ben Clark, Juliet Jain, Steve Melia

Social ChangeYoung PeopleEconomicsLife Course AnalysisTransportTravel


Young people’s travel – what’s changed and why? Review and analysis. Report to Department for Transport

Kiron Chatterjee, Phil Goodwin, Tim Schwanen, Ben Clark, Juliet Jain

Social ChangeYoung PeopleEconomicsLife Course AnalysisTransportTravel


Woman’s Hour report: the best places in Britain for women

Allison Dunatchik, Javiera Cartagena-Farias, Julia Griggs, Elena Mylona

Area EffectsGeographyLiving StandardsWell BeingSocieties


As time goes by: shifting incomes and inequality between and within generations

Adam Corlett

Older PeopleSocial ChangeYoung PeopleEconomicsIncome Dynamics


Who experiences ethnic and racial harassment?

Alita Nandi, Renee Reichl Luthra

Area EffectsEthnic GroupsWell BeingRace Relations


Measuring National Well-being in the UK, domains and measures: Sept 2016

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Social ChangePublic PolicyWell BeingSocieties


The childhood origins of social mobility: socio-economic inequalities and changing opportunities

L. Richards, E. Garratt, A.F. Heath, L. Anderson, E. Altintaş

Social GroupsSocial NetworksYoung PeopleChild DevelopmentSocial CapitalSocial StratificationSociology Of HouseholdsSocial Mobility


Wellbeing Acorn knowledge guide

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Area EffectsGeographyMarketingDemographyHouseholdsWell BeingHealthSocial Stratification


Fresco knowledge guide

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Area EffectsGeographyMarketingDemographyHouseholdsFinanceSocial Stratification