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Work–family lifecourses and later-life health in the United Kingdom

Marco Tosi, Emily Grundy

Older PeopleSocial NetworksLabour MarketWell BeingHealthLife Course AnalysisSocial StratificationSociology Of Households


Gender and work in Scotland: findings from Understanding Society

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Time UseTime UseLabour MarketLabour MarketUnemploymentUnemploymentChildbearing: FertilityChildbearing: FertilityLife Course AnalysisLife Course AnalysisSocial AttitudesSocial AttitudesSociology Of HouseholdsSociology Of HouseholdsCaregivingCaregiving


Enhancing data around early life in Understanding Society: scientific opportunities and considerations

Michaela Benzeval

Young PeopleChild DevelopmentHouseholdsChildbearing: FertilitySurvey MethodologyResearchLife Course AnalysisSurveysBiology


The partner pay gap - associations between spouses’ relative earnings and life satisfaction among couples in the UK

Vanessa Gash, Anke C. Plagnol

PsychologyLabour MarketIncome DynamicsWages And EarningsHousehold EconomicsWell BeingSociology Of Households


Did austerity cause Brexit?

Thiemo Fetzer

PoliticsPublic OpinionArea EffectsGeographyElections. Electoral BehaviourEconomicsPovertyInternational Economic Relations


Who is tech savvy? Exploring the adoption of smartphones and tablets: an empirical investigation

Emmanuel Apergis

Information And Communication TechnologiesSocial GroupsOlder PeopleSocial NetworksMediaMarketingDemographyYoung PeopleOrganizations And FirmsSocial Psychology


Local unemployment changes the springboard effect of low pay: evidence from England

Alexander Plum, Gundi Knies

Area EffectsRegional EconomicsGeographyLabour MarketUnemploymentWages And Earnings


What about money? Earnings, household financial organization, and housework

Yang Hu

Time UseWages And EarningsHousehold EconomicsFinanceSociology Of Households


State of the nation 2019: children and young people’s wellbeing. Research report

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PsychologyYoung PeopleChild DevelopmentWell BeingHealth


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


What is shared care?

Tina Haux, Renee Reichl Luthra

Social ChangeFamily Formation And DissolutionChildbearing: FertilitySurvey MethodologySociology Of HouseholdsCaregiving


The implementation of fieldwork design initiatives to improve survey quality

Hannah Carpenter, Violetta Parutis, Jonathan Burton

Information And Communication TechnologiesYoung PeopleEconomicsSurvey Methodology


Does immigrant generation matter? Re-examining the ethnic density effects on mental health of ethnic minorities in Britain

Yudong Yan, Shuyi Wang, Wanying Zhou, Senhu Wang, Shun Gong

Area EffectsGeographyDemographyMigrationEthnic GroupsWell BeingHealth


Briefing: how many people need a social rented home?

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Area EffectsGeographyHouseholdsPovertyLiving StandardsSocial PolicyHousing Market


Ethnic disparities in neighbourhood selection: understanding the role of income

Rory Coulter, William A.V. Clark

Area EffectsGeographyIncome DynamicsHousehold EconomicsEthnic GroupsSocial Stratification


Is there a fatherhood wage premium? A reassessment in societies with strong male-breadwinner legacies

Gabriele Mari

Labour MarketEconomicsChildbearing: FertilityWages And EarningsSociology Of Households


Was there a ‘Youthquake’ in the 2017 general election?

Patrick Sturgis, Will Jennings

PoliticsPublic OpinionElections. Electoral BehaviourYoung PeopleSurvey Methodology


Main and interactive effects of inflammation and perceived neighbourhood cohesion on psychological distress: results from a population-based study in the UK

Efstathios Papachristou, Eirini Flouri, Theodora Kokosi, Marta Francesconi

Area EffectsPsychologyWell BeingHealthSocial BehaviourBiology


The good childhood report 2019

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PsychologyYoung PeopleWell BeingHealth


Contributions of path-dependency and social capital drivers to housing tenure transitions in Britain

Oluwadamilola Aguda

Area EffectsYoung PeopleHouseholdsSocial CapitalLife Course AnalysisHousing MarketSocial Behaviour


Access to transport and life opportunities

Kiron Chatterjee, Ben Clark, Anysia Nguyen, Robert Wishart, Kathryn Gallop, Neil Smith, Sarah Tipping

Area EffectsGeographySocial ExclusionSocial InclusionDemographyLabour MarketIncome DynamicsWell BeingTransportTravel


Spatial influences on domains of life satisfaction in the UK

Chris Hand

Area EffectsPsychologyUrban SociologyGeographyRural SociologyWell BeingHealth


Post-conflict area-based regeneration policy in deprived urban neighbourhoods

Gretta Mohan, Alberto Longo, Frank Kee

Area EffectsGeographySocial ExclusionUrban EconomyReligionEconomicsPublic PolicyWelfare BenefitsGovernment


Gender divisions of paid and unpaid work in contemporary UK couples

Anne McMunn, Lauren Bird, Elizabeth Webb, Amanda Sacker

PsychologyTime UseEducationLabour MarketSocial AttitudesSocial BehaviourSociology Of HouseholdsCaregiving


Assessing the relationships between young adults’ travel and use of the internet over time

Guoqiang Wu, Jinhyun Hong, Piyushimita Thakuriah

Environmental SociologyInformation And Communication TechnologiesPsychologyYoung PeopleSocial AttitudesTravelSocial Behaviour