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Diversity and neighbourhood satisfaction

Monica Langella, Alan Manning

Area EffectsSocial NetworksCrime And JusticeEthnic GroupsWell BeingSocietiesSocial CapitalSocial BehaviourSocial Psychology


Why does fertility remain high among certain UK-born ethnic minority women?

Hill Kulu, Tina Hannemann

DemographyMigrationChildbearing: FertilityEthnic Groups


The externality cost of neighbour’s at work: social norm induced effects on well-being

Peter Howley, Sarah Knight

Area EffectsSocial NetworksLabour MarketUnemploymentWell BeingSocial Psychology


Untreated hypertension in the UK household population — who are missed by the general health checks?

Jakob Petersen, Michaela Benzeval

MedicineHealthSurveysBiology


Concordance of health states in couples. Analysis of self-reported, nurse administered and blood-based biomarker data in Understanding Society

Apostolos Davillas, Stephen Pudney

MedicineEconomicsHealthBiology


Ethnic and racial harassment and mental health: identifying sources of resilience

Alita Nandi, Renee Reichl Luthra, Michaela Benzeval

Area EffectsSocial NetworksPsychologyReligionEthnic GroupsWell BeingSocial CapitalHealthSocial StratificationSocial BehaviourSocial PsychologyRace Relations


Assortative mating on educational attainment leads to genetic spousal resemblance for causal alleles

David Hugh-Jones, Karin J. H. Verweij, Beate St. Pourcain, Abdel Abdellaoui

Science And TechnologyEducationFamily Formation And DissolutionSocial StratificationBiologyGenetics


Education: commentary

David Laws

Information And Communication TechnologiesMigrationYoung PeopleEducationLabour MarketUnemploymentPublic PolicyWages And EarningsEthnic Groups


Parents' health and children's help

John Ermisch

DisabilityOlder PeopleSocial NetworksHouseholdsHealthCaregiving


Migration: how does selectivity affect the educational attainment of migrant's children?

Nicole Martin

MigrationEducationEthnic GroupsHigher Education


Alternative measures to BMI: exploring income-related inequalities in adiposity in Great Britain

Apostolos Davillas, Michaela Benzeval

Income DynamicsHealthFinanceSocial StratificationBiology


Assessing the role of insulin-like growth factors and binding proteins in prostate cancer using Mendelian randomization: genetic variants as instruments for circulating levels

Carolina Bonilla, Sarah J. Lewis, Mari-Anne Rowlands, Tom R. Gaunt, George Davey Smith

MedicineHealthBiologyGenetics


How do biomarkers and genetics contribute to Understanding Society? -25th Anniversary editorial-

Michaela Benzeval, Meena Kumari, Andrew M. Jones

Social SciencesMedicineScience And TechnologyResearchLife Course AnalysisSurveysBiologyGenetics


Trans-ancestry meta-analyses identify rare and common variants associated with blood pressure and hypertension

Praveen Surendran, Fotios Drenos, Robin Young, Helen Warren, James P. Cook

MedicineScience And TechnologyHealthBiologyGenetics


The dynamic effects of retirement on well-being

Dusanee Kesavayuth, Robert E. Rosenman, Vasileios Zikos

Older PeoplePsychologyTime UseLabour MarketIncome DynamicsWell BeingHealth


Youth drinking in transition

Ian Wybron

Drug/Alcohol AbuseSocial NetworksYoung PeoplePublic PolicyWell BeingSocial BehaviourSocial Psychology


Class matters: a study of minority and majority social mobility in Britain, 1982–2011

Yaojun Li, Anthony Heath

Social StructureMigrationEthnic GroupsSocial StratificationSocial Mobility


Exploring the relationship between time preference, body fatness, and educational attainment

Heather Brown, Olga Biosca

PsychologyEducationSavings And AssetsHealthBiology


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


Association between lipid biomarkers, physical activity, and socioeconomic status in a population-based cross-sectional study in the UK

Heather Brown, Frauke Becker

MedicineHealthSportSocial StratificationBiology


Economic assimilation of pre-and post-2004 EU enlargement immigrants to the UK -MSc dissertation-

Giuseppe Forte

Area EffectsMigrationEducationLabour MarketLabour EconomicsWages And Earnings


Do the companionship and community networks of older LGBT adults compensate for weaker kinship networks?

Marcus Green

Social GroupsOlder PeopleSocial NetworksSocial Behaviour


East-European immigrants responding to the recession in Britain: is there a trade-off between unemployment and over-qualification?

Nabil Khattab, Jon Fox

Training: Labour MarketMigrationEducationLabour MarketUnemploymentEthnic Groups


Social networking sites and employment status: an investigation based on Understanding Society data

John Mowbray, Robert Raeside, Hazel Hall, Peter Robertson

Information And Communication TechnologiesSocial NetworksScience And TechnologyInformation NetworksYoung PeopleLabour Market


Social media use and children's wellbeing

Emily McDool, Philip Powell, Jennifer Roberts, Karl Taylor

Information And Communication TechnologiesArea EffectsSocial NetworksPsychologyTime UseYoung PeopleChild DevelopmentWell BeingSocial CapitalSocial Behaviour