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Universal credit and its impact on household incomes: the long and the short of it

Mike Brewer, Robert Joyce, Tom Waters, Joseph Woods

HouseholdsPovertyWelfare BenefitsIncome DynamicsTaxationLife Course Analysis


The dynamics and determinants of bullying victimisation

Georgios Marios Chrysanthou, Chrysovalantis Vasilakis

Young PeopleEducationHouseholdsEconomicsHousehold EconomicsWell BeingHealthLife Course AnalysisSocial Psychology


UK second generation young adults’ expectations for living together, marriage and parenthood

Ann Berrington

DemographyMigrationYoung PeopleHouseholdsFamily Formation And DissolutionEthnic Groups


Ex ante inequality of opportunity in health, decomposition and distributional analysis of biomarkers

Apostolos Davillas, Andrew M. Jones

EconomicsHealthBiology


Expectations for family transitions in young adulthood among the UK second generation

Ann Berrington

MigrationYoung PeopleFamily Formation And DissolutionEthnic GroupsLife Course Analysis


The ‘mighty girl’ effect: does parenting daughters alter attitudes towards gender roles?

Mireia Borrell-Porta, Joan Costa-Font, Julia Philipp

Life Course AnalysisSocial AttitudesSociology Of HouseholdsSocial Psychology


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

Carolina V. Zuccotti

Area EffectsGeographyDemographyMigrationEthnic GroupsSocial AttitudesSociologySocial Behaviour


Estimating stochastic survey response errors using the multitrait-multierror model

Alexandru Cernat, Daniel Oberski

MigrationSurvey MethodologyEthnic GroupsSocial Attitudes


Wage progression and the gender wage gap: the causal impact of hours of work

Monica Costa Dias, Robert Joyce, Francesca Parodi

Labour MarketLabour EconomicsChildbearing: FertilityWages And EarningsLife Course Analysis


The gender pay gap in the UK: children and experience in work

Monica Costa Dias, Robert Joyce, Francesca Parodi

Labour MarketLabour EconomicsChildbearing: FertilityWages And EarningsLife Course Analysis


The long term evolution of inequality of opportunity

Maurizio Bussolo, Daniele Checchi, Vito Peragine

Social NetworksSocial StructureEducationLabour MarketEconomicsIncome DynamicsLife Course Analysis


Education, income and happiness: panel evidence for the UK

Felix FitzRoy, Michael Nolan

PsychologyEducationEconomicsIncome DynamicsWell BeingLife Course AnalysisHigher Education


The Big Five personality traits and partisanship in England

Toke Aidt, Christopher Rauh

PoliticsPublic OpinionPsychologyElections. Electoral BehaviourLife Course Analysis


How entry into parenthood shapes gender role attitudes: new evidence from longitudinal UK data

Elena Grinza, Francesco Devicienti, Mariacristina Rossi, Davide Vannoni

PsychologyLabour MarketChildbearing: FertilityLife Course AnalysisSocial AttitudesSociology Of HouseholdsCaregivingBiology


How entry into parenthood shapes gender role attitudes: new evidence from longitudinal UK data

Elena Grinza, Francesco Devicienti, Mariacristina Rossi, Davide Vannoni

PsychologyLabour MarketChildbearing: FertilityLife Course AnalysisSocial AttitudesSociology Of HouseholdsCaregivingBiology


Do humans suffer a psychological low in midlife? Two approaches (with and without controls) in seven data sets

David G. Blanchflower, Andrew J. Oswald

PsychologyWell BeingHealthLife Course Analysis


Country level analyses of mechanisms and interrelationships between labour market insecurity and autonomy

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Young PeopleLabour MarketHouseholdsUnemploymentEconomicsFamily Formation And DissolutionLife Course AnalysisHousing Market


Understanding third and fourth births in Britain: what role do increased immigration and multiple partnerships play?

Ann Berrington, Juliet Stone

MigrationHouseholdsFamily Formation And DissolutionChildbearing: FertilityEthnic Groups


The income-health gradient: evidence from self-reported health and biomarkers using longitudinal data on income

Apostolos Davillas, Andrew M. Jones, Michaela Benzeval

MedicineEconomicsHealthBiology


Saving behaviour and biomarkers: a high-dimensional Bayesian analysis of British panel data

Sarah Brown, Pulak Ghosh, Daniel Gray, Bhuvanesh Pareek, Jennifer Roberts

Savings And AssetsDebt: IndebtednessHealthSurveysFinanceBiology


Youth social citizenship and class inequalities in transitions to adulthood in the UK

Ann Berrington, Adriana Duta, Paul Wakeling

Young PeopleLabour MarketPublic PolicyLife Course AnalysisSocial StratificationHigher Education


Childlessness in the UK

Ann Berrington

DemographyChildbearing: FertilityLife Course Analysis


Causes and experiences of poverty among economic migrants in the UK

Simon Pemberton, Jenny Phillimore, David Robinson

MigrationEconomicsPoverty


The causal effect of deficiency at English on female immigrants’ labour market outcomes in the UK

Alfonso Miranda, Yu Zhu

MigrationLabour MarketWages And Earnings


'White flight' or positive contact?: Local diversity and attitudes to immigration in Britain, 2009-11

Eric Kaufmann, Gareth Harris

Area EffectsMigrationEthnic GroupsSocial AttitudesRace Relations