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Socio-economic gaps in university enrollment: the role of perceived pecuniary and non-pecuniary returns

Teodora Boneva, Christopher Rauh

PsychologyEducationEconomicsSocial StratificationHigher Education


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

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

Area EffectsGeographyLiving StandardsWell BeingSocieties


Evaluation of the health impact of an urban regeneration policy: Neighbourhood Renewal in Northern Ireland

Gretta Mohan, Alberto Longo, Frank Kee

Area EffectsRegional EconomicsPovertyPublic PolicyWell BeingHealth


Income, welfare, housing and the transition to higher order births in the UK

Juliet Stone, Ann Berrington

HouseholdsChildbearing: FertilityWelfare BenefitsIncome DynamicsSocial StratificationSocial PolicyHousing Market


Exploring the value of Understanding Society for neighbourhood effects analyses

Gundi Knies

Area EffectsGeographySurveys


The local roots of the participation gap: inequality and voter turnout

John Bartle, Sarah Birch, Mariana Skirmuntt

PoliticsArea EffectsGeographyElections. Electoral Behaviour


Who moves up the social ladder in the UK?

Glenna F. Nightingale, David McCollum, Annemarie Ernsten

DemographySocial ChangeSocial StratificationSocial Mobility


Levels or changes?: Ethnic context, immigration and the UK Independence Party vote

Eric Kaufmann

PoliticsPublic OpinionArea EffectsElections. Electoral BehaviourDemographyMigrationSocial ChangeEthnic GroupsRace Relations


Data quality in the Understanding Society youth self-completion questionnaire

Aigul Mavletova, Peter Lynn

Young PeopleSurvey MethodologySocial Stratification


Intra-household commuting choices and local labour markets

Jennifer Roberts, Karl Taylor

Area EffectsLabour MarketHouseholdsUnemploymentCommuting


A longitudinal analysis of family forms, ethnicity and life chances

Polly Mckinlay

Child DevelopmentFamily Formation And DissolutionChildbearing: FertilityEthnic GroupsLife Course AnalysisSocial StratificationSociology Of Households


Does clean air make you happy?

Sarah Knight

Environmental SociologyArea EffectsGeographyScience And TechnologyWell BeingHealth


Smoking history and genome wide DNA methylation in Understanding Society (wave 3)

Alex Andrayas

Drug/Alcohol AbuseScience And TechnologyHealthSocial StratificationBiologyGenetics


Epigenetic profiles, ageing and social position

Amanda Hughes

Older PeopleScience And TechnologyHealthLife Course AnalysisSocial StratificationBiologyGenetics


Exploring common mental illness as a driver of internal migration in Great Britain

Sam Wilding

Area EffectsGeographyMigrationWell BeingHealth


Does ethnic concentration influence gender role views? A study across first and second generation ethnic groups in England and Wales

Carolina Zuccotti

Area EffectsSocial NetworksPsychologyDemographyMigrationEthnic GroupsSocietiesSocial AttitudesSociologySocial Behaviour


Who benefits from flexible working? Gender and socioeconomic inequalities in 'flexible' work

Nicola Spencer Godfrey

Social ChangeLabour MarketHouseholdsSocial Stratification


Geographical data

Gundi Knies

Area EffectsGeographySurveys


Family dynamics and young adults’ homeownership transitions in Britain, Germany and Australia

Sait Bayrakdar

Young PeopleHouseholdsFamily Formation And DissolutionLife Course AnalysisSocial StratificationHousing Market


Do grandparents matter? Three-generational social mobility in Britain

Min Zhang

EducationSocial StratificationSocial Mobility


Parents, local house prices and leaving home in Britain

Sait Bayrakdar

Area EffectsYoung PeopleHouseholdsLife Course AnalysisHousing Market


Benefit sanctions in the UK: employment and mental health effects

Liam Delaney

Area EffectsRegional EconomicsWelfare BenefitsWell BeingHealth


Local food outlet exposure, food spending and obesity in England: moving from correlation to causation

Tarra Penney

Area EffectsTime UseHealth


Identifying household effects on individuals’ environmental behaviours in the UK – a multilevel modelling approach

Vivian-Hiu-Tung So

PoliticsArea EffectsPsychologyHouseholdsSurvey MethodologySocial BehaviourSociology Of Households


Persistent poverty in Scotland 2010-2015

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Area EffectsStatistical AnalysisDemographyHouseholdsPovertyGovernmentIncome DynamicsSocial Policy