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Can encouraging respondents to contact interviewers to make appointments reduce fieldwork effort? Evidence from a randomized experiment in the UK

Matt Brown, Lisa Calderwood

EconomicsSurvey MethodologySocial Psychology


Linking administrative records to surveys: differences in the correlates to consent decisions

Tarek Al Baghal, Gundi Knies, Jonathan Burton

EducationSurvey MethodologyHealth


Analysis of four studies in a comparative framework reveals: health linkage consent rates on British cohort studies higher than on UK household panel surveys

Gundi Knies, Jonathan Burton

Survey MethodologyHealth


Inter-generational concordance of smoking status between mothers and young people aged 10–15 in the UK

K. McAloney, H. Graham, C. Law, L. Platt, H. Wardle

Young PeopleChildbearing: FertilityEthnic GroupsHealth


Researching racism: reflections on different methodological approaches to recording people's experiences of racism

Bethan Harries, Laia Becares

Young PeopleSurvey MethodologyRace Relations


Grandma and Grandpa – the unsung heroes of modern UK childcare

José Iparraguirre, Sarah Wellard

Older PeopleSocial NetworksChild DevelopmentHouseholdsPovertyCaregiving


How persistent is demographic variation between ethnic groups? The case of household size in England and Wales

Gemma Catney, Ludi Simpson

DemographyMigrationHouseholdsChildbearing: FertilityEthnic Groups


Collecting biomarkers using trained interviewers. Lessons learned from a pilot study

Stephanie L. McFall, Anne Conolly, Jonathan Burton

MedicineSurvey MethodologyHealthBiology


Sibling configurations, educational aspiration and attainment

Feifei Bu

Young PeopleEducationChildbearing: Fertility