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

Gabriele Mari

Labour MarketEconomicsChildbearing: FertilityWages And EarningsSociology Of Households


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


Contemporary ethnic minority entrepreneurship in the UK

Elizabeth Daniel, Andrew Henley, Muhammad Naveed Anwar

Management: BusinessLabour MarketOrganizations And FirmsEthnic Groups


A new family equilibrium? Changing dynamics between the gender division of labor and fertility in Great Britain, 1991–2017

Muzhi Zhou,  Man Yee Kan

DemographySocial ChangeLabour MarketChildbearing: FertilitySociology Of Households


A decade of life-course research on fertility of immigrants and their descendants in Europe

Hill Kulu, Nadja Milewski, Tina Hannemann, Júlia Mikolai

MigrationChildbearing: FertilityResearchEthnic GroupsLife Course Analysis


I will sleep when I am dead? Sleep and self-employment

Marcus T. Wolfe, Pankaj C. Patel

PsychologyTime UseLabour MarketOrganizations And FirmsEconomicsIncome DynamicsWell BeingHealth


Housework, gender role attitudes, and couples' fertility intentions: reconsidering men's roles in gender theories of family change

Barbara S. Okun, Liat Raz-Yurovich

Social ChangeChildbearing: FertilityLife Course AnalysisSocial AttitudesSociology Of Households


The educational aspirations and psychological well-being of adopted young people in the UK

Andrew Brown, Cerith S. Waters, Katherine H. Shelton

PsychologyYoung PeopleEducationChild DevelopmentLabour MarketWell BeingLife Course AnalysisSociology Of Households


Biology and being green: the effect of prenatal testosterone exposure on pro-environmental consumption behaviour

Chris Hand

Environmental SociologyHouseholdsEconomicsChildbearing: FertilitySocial AttitudesSocial BehaviourBiology


Gender gap in repartnering: the role of parental status and custodial arrangements

Alessandro Di Nallo

Family Formation And DissolutionChildbearing: FertilitySociology Of Households


Linking the family context of migration during childhood to the well‐being of young adults: evidence from the UK and France

Tatiana Eremenko, Rachel Bennett

PsychologyMigrationYoung PeopleChild DevelopmentWell BeingHealthLife Course Analysis


Ethnicity and grandparental child care in the United Kingdom

Valeria Bordone, Maria Evandrou, Athina Vlachantoni

Older PeopleYoung PeopleChild DevelopmentHouseholdsEthnic GroupsCaregiving


Common genetic variants contribute to risk of rare severe neurodevelopmental disorders

Mari E. K. Niemi, Hilary C. Martin, Daniel L. Rice, Giuseppe Gallone, Scott Gordon

MedicineChild DevelopmentHealthBiologyGenetics


Effects of restrictions to Income Support on health of lone mothers in the UK: a natural experiment study

Srinivasa Vittal Katikireddi, Oarabile R. Molaodi, Marcia Gibson, Ruth Dundas, Peter Craig

Lone ParentsLabour MarketPublic PolicyChildbearing: FertilityWelfare BenefitsWell BeingHealth


Differences in partnership and marital status at first birth by women’s and their partners’ education: evidence from Britain 1991–2012

Nitzan Peri-Rotem, Jacqueline Scott

DemographySocial ChangeEducationLabour MarketFamily Formation And DissolutionChildbearing: Fertility


Self-exploitation or successful entrepreneurship? The effects of personal capital on variable outcomes from self-employment

Andrew Atherton, Dongxu Wu, Zhongmin Wu

Human CapitalManagement: BusinessLabour MarketOrganizations And FirmsIncome Dynamics


The intergenerational assimilation of completed fertility: comparing the convergence of different origin groups

Ben Wilson

DemographyMigrationChildbearing: FertilityEthnic GroupsSocietiesSocial Behaviour


Self-employment and allostatic load

Pankaj C. Patel, Marcus T. Wolfe, Trenton A. Williams

Management: BusinessLabour MarketOrganizations And FirmsWell BeingHealthBiology


Common genetic variants contribute to risk of rare severe neurodevelopmental disorders

Mari E. K. Niemi, Hilary C. Martin, Daniel L. Rice, Giuseppe Gallone, Scott Gordon

MedicineChild DevelopmentHealthBiologyGenetics


Testosterone and tendency to engage in self-employment

Nicos Nicolaou, Pankaj C. Patel, Marcus T. Wolfe

Management: BusinessLabour MarketOrganizations And FirmsSocial BehaviourBiology


The impact of parenthood on environmental attitudes and behaviour: a longitudinal investigation of the legacy hypothesis

Gregory O. Thomas, Rose Fisher, Lorraine Whitmarsh, Taciano L. Milfont, Wouter Poortinga

Environmental SociologyPsychologyChildbearing: FertilitySocial Attitudes


Differential responses in first birth behaviour to economic recession in the United Kingdom

Mark Lyons-Amos, Ingrid Schoon

EconomicsChildbearing: FertilityLife Course Analysis


Women’s employment patterns after childbirth and the perceived access to and use of flexitime and teleworking

Heejung Chung, Mariska van der Horst

Information And Communication TechnologiesLabour MarketHouseholdsChildbearing: Fertility


Timing of poverty in childhood and adolescent health: evidence from the US and UK

Michael J. Green, Haley Stritzel, Chelsea Smith, Frank Popham, Robert Crosnoe

Drug/Alcohol AbuseDisabilityYoung PeopleChild DevelopmentPovertyWell BeingHealthLife Course Analysis


Rising educational participation and the trend to later childbearing

Karel Neels, Michael Murphy, Máire Ní Bhrolcháin, Éva Beaujouan

DemographySocial ChangeEducationChildbearing: FertilityLife Course AnalysisHigher Education