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Diverse pathways in becoming an adult: the role of structure, agency and context

Ingrid Schoon, Mark Lyons-Amos

Young PeopleEducationLabour MarketUnemploymentLife Course AnalysisHigher Education


Academic evidence on selective secondary education

Charlotte Kitchen, Abbi Hobbs

EducationPublic PolicyGovernment


Social and political attitudes of people on low incomes

Allison Dunatchik, Malen Davies, Julia Griggs, Fatima Hussain, Curtis Jessop

PoliticsPublic OpinionSocial ExclusionPovertySocial CapitalSocial AttitudesSocial 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


Faster home broadband but how does it affect education attainment?

Benjamin Faber, Rosa Sanchis-Guarner, Felix Weinhardt

Information And Communication TechnologiesGeographyYoung PeopleEducationPublic Policy


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


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

Nicole Martin

MigrationEducationEthnic GroupsHigher Education


School-to-work transitions: recognising diversity and inequality

Ingrid Schoon, Mark Lyons-Amos

Young PeopleEducationLabour MarketUnemploymentPublic PolicyLife Course AnalysisHigher Education


Do selective schooling systems increase inequality?

Simon Burgess, Matt Dickson, Lindsey Macmillan

Area EffectsEducationPublic PolicyWages And EarningsSocial Mobility


Introduction

Michaela Benzeval

PoliticsSocial ChangeEducationLabour MarketHouseholdsPublic PolicyResearchSocietiesHealthLife Course AnalysisSurveys


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


Financial review of early learning and childcare in Scotland: the current landscape

EducationChild DevelopmentEconomicsPublic PolicyFinanceCaregiving


The dynamic effects of retirement on well-being

Dusanee Kesavayuth, Robert E. Rosenman, Vasileios Zikos

Older PeoplePsychologyTime UseLabour MarketIncome DynamicsWell BeingHealth


The Welsh Single-Use Carrier Bag Charge and behavioural spillover

Gregory Owen Thomas, Wouter Poortinga, Elena Sautkina

Environmental SociologyArea EffectsPsychologyEconomicsSocial AttitudesSocial Behaviour


Age and socio-economic inequalities in access to learning and training in later life in the UK

Martin Hyde, Chris Phillipson

Older PeopleTraining: Labour MarketEducationSocial Stratification


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

Heather Brown, Olga Biosca

PsychologyEducationSavings And AssetsHealthBiology


Explaining consequences of employment insecurity: the dynamics of scarring in the United Kingdom, Poland and Norway - Deliverable 6.2

Dawit Shawel Abebe, Margherita Bussi, Dominik Buttler, Christer Hyggen, Christian Imdorf

Young PeopleEducationLabour Market


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


Dynastic inequality compared: multigenerational mobility in the US, the UK, and Germany

Guido Neidhöfer, Maximilian Stockhausen

Human CapitalEducationSocial StratificationSocial Mobility


Young people's educational aspirations: psychosocial factors and the home environment

Dimitra Hartas

Young PeopleEducationSocial Psychology