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Patterns of response by sociodemographic characteristics and recruitment methods for women in UK population surveys and cohort studies

Sarah J. Howcutt, Anna L. Barnett, Sofia Barbosa-Boucas, Lesley A. Smith

DemographySurvey MethodologyResearchSurveysSocial Stratification


Social patterning in grip strength and in its association with age; a cross sectional analysis using the UK Household Longitudinal Study (UKHLS)

Caroline Carney, Michaela Benzeval

MedicineHealthLife Course AnalysisSocial StratificationBiology


Tremors but no youthquake: measuring changes in the age and turnout gradients at the 2015 and 2017 British General Elections

Christopher Prosser, Edward Fieldhouse, Jane Green, Jonathan Mellon, Geoffrey Evans

Area EffectsElections. Electoral BehaviourDemographyYoung People


Persistent poverty in Scotland 2010-2016

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Area EffectsStatistical AnalysisDemographyHouseholdsPovertyGovernmentIncome DynamicsSocial Policy


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

Carolina V. Zuccotti

Area EffectsGeographyDemographyMigrationEthnic GroupsSocial AttitudesSociologySocial Behaviour


Do private school girls marry rich?

Francis Green, Golo Henseke, Samantha Parsons, Alice Sullivan, Richard Wiggins

Social GroupsEducationFamily Formation And DissolutionSavings And AssetsWages And EarningsLife Course AnalysisSocial StratificationSocial Mobility


Integration journey: the social mobility trajectory of ethnic minority groups in Britain

Yaojun Li

MigrationEducationLabour MarketEthnic GroupsSocial StratificationSocial Mobility


The industrial strategy: building a more productive society

Raj Patel

Area EffectsManagement: BusinessLabour MarketEconomicsPublic Policy


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

Sarah Knight, Peter Howley

Environmental SociologyArea EffectsPsychologyGeographyWell Being


Investigating pro-environmental behaviours using a multilevel modelling approach -PhD thesis-

Hiu-Tung-Vivian So

Environmental SociologyArea EffectsHouseholds


The impact of immigration on UK regional wages: 1991-2016 -PhD thesis-

Deboshree Ghosh

Area EffectsRegional EconomicsMigrationLabour MarketWages And Earnings


Against the odds? – A study of educational attainment and labour market position of the second-generation ethnic minority members in the UK

Yaojun Li

MigrationEducationLabour MarketEthnic GroupsSocial StratificationHigher Education


Ethnic variations in mental health among 10–15-year-olds living in England and Wales: the impact of neighbourhood characteristics and parental behaviour

Kenisha Russell Jonsson, Irina Vartanova, Marita Södergren

Area EffectsGeographyDemographyYoung PeopleEthnic GroupsWell BeingHealthSociology Of Households


Seeking assistance in later life: how do older people evaluate their need for assistance?

Krysia Canvin, Catherine A. MacLeod, Gill Windle, Amanda Sacker

Older PeopleArea EffectsSocial NetworksGeographyWell BeingHealthSocial PolicyCaregiving


Schadenfreude: status effects and the well-being of the unemployed

Peter Howley, Sarah Knight

Area EffectsPsychologyLabour MarketUnemploymentWell Being


Occupational and educational inequalities in exit from employment at older ages: evidence from seven prospective cohorts

Ewan Carr, Maria Fleischmann, Marcel Goldberg, Diana Kuh, Emily T. Murray

Older PeopleLabour MarketHealthLife Course AnalysisSocial Stratification


The effect of area based urban regeneration policies on fuel poverty: evidence from a natural experiment in Northern Ireland

Gretta Mohan, Alberto Longo, Frank Kee

Area EffectsRegional EconomicsGeographyPovertyLiving StandardsPublic PolicyHousehold Economics


Social mobility and the well-being of individuals

Tak Wing Chan

PsychologySocial ExclusionSocial InclusionWell BeingSocial CapitalSociologySocial StratificationSocial Mobility


Parents, local house prices, and leaving home in Britain

Sait Bayrakdar, Rory Coulter

Area EffectsYoung PeopleHouseholdsLife Course AnalysisHousing Market


The effects of immigration on NHS waiting times

Osea Giuntella, Catia Nicodemo, Carlos Vargas Silva

Area EffectsGeographyMedicineDemographyMigrationEconomicsHealth


Poverty in Wales 2018

Helen Barnard

Area EffectsDemographyPoverty


Dynastic inequality compared: multigenerational mobility in the United States, the United Kingdom, and Germany

Guido Neidhöfer, Maximilian Stockhausen

Human CapitalEducationSocial StratificationSocial Mobility


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


The oldest old and the risk of social exclusion

Wesley Key, Martin Culliney

Older PeopleArea EffectsSocial NetworksSocial ExclusionWell Being