Latest research

Discover which publications have used Understanding Society data by using this search facility. The research can be filtered by subject, publication type, author and year of publication.

Please let us know about your research

Reset
Search found 20 items

'The Eastern Europeans are taking all the Asian jobs': ethnic minority support for Brexit

Neema Begum

PoliticsSocial GroupsPublic OpinionPsychologyElections. Electoral BehaviourDemographyLabour MarketEconomicsEthnic GroupsSocial AttitudesRace Relations


Single women living alone in later life: evidence from Understanding Society data

Hafiz T.A. Khan, Trish Hafford-Letchfield, Nicky Lambert

Social GroupsOlder PeopleDemographyWell BeingHealthLife Course AnalysisSociology


Are the growing numbers of self-employed volunteers or reluctant recruits?

Andrew Henley

Area EffectsRegional EconomicsLabour MarketUnemploymentOrganizations And FirmsEconomicsWages And Earnings


Is low pay a springboard to higher earnings?

Conor D'Arcy, Alex Hurrell

Sociology Of LabourLabour MarketUnemploymentPovertyPublic PolicyWages And Earnings


Sexual orientation and mental health: what can population studies offer?

Joanna Semlyen, Michael King, Justin Varney, Gareth Hagger-Johnson

Drug/Alcohol AbuseSocial GroupsPsychologyWell BeingHealthSurveys


What can explain ethnic differences in women's labour market entry and exit rates?

Yassine Khoudja, Lucinda Platt

Social GroupsLabour MarketUnemploymentEthnic GroupsLife Course AnalysisSociology


Does it pay off to work on a low wage?

Gundi Knies, Alexander Plum

Area EffectsRegional EconomicsLabour MarketUnemploymentWages And Earnings


Labour market uncertainty and leaving the parental home in the UK

Katerina Gousia, Olena Nizalova, Thomas Middleton

Young PeopleLabour MarketHouseholdsUnemploymentFamily Formation And DissolutionLife Course AnalysisHousing Market


Parents and children: commentary

Jeremy Todd

Young PeopleChild DevelopmentHouseholdsPublic PolicyLife Course Analysis


Education: commentary

David Laws

Information And Communication TechnologiesMigrationYoung PeopleEducationLabour MarketUnemploymentPublic PolicyWages And EarningsEthnic Groups


Unemployment is bad for health: so what's the role for social policy?

Daniel Sage

Training: Labour MarketLabour MarketUnemploymentPublic PolicyWell BeingSocial CapitalHealth


Does having an unemployed father affect children's work prospects?

Wouter Zwysen

Young PeopleLabour MarketUnemploymentPublic PolicySociology Of HouseholdsSocial Mobility


School-to-work transitions: recognising diversity and inequality

Ingrid Schoon, Mark Lyons-Amos

Young PeopleEducationLabour MarketUnemploymentPublic PolicyLife Course AnalysisHigher Education


Social mobility stalled for a generation

Tina Rampino

Young PeopleEducationUnemploymentSocial AttitudesSocial Mobility


Grandma and Grandpa – the unsung heroes of modern UK childcare

José Iparraguirre, Sarah Wellard

Older PeopleSocial NetworksChild DevelopmentHouseholdsPovertyCaregiving


Inheriting success

Yaojun Li, Anthony Heath

MigrationLabour MarketUnemploymentEthnic Groups


Ethnic minority inequalities in the job market

Lucinda Platt

Labour MarketUnemploymentEthnic Groups


Higher education and social background

Peter Elias, Kate Purcell

Social GroupsSocial StratificationHigher Education


Local environments

Nick Buck, Birgitta Rabe

Environmental SociologySocial GroupsArea EffectsSocial Capital


Employment and unemployment at a time of recession

Mark P. Taylor

Labour MarketUnemploymentEconomics