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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


Who experiences ethnic and racial harassment?

Alita Nandi, Renee Reichl Luthra

Crime And JusticeEthnic GroupsSocial BehaviourRace Relations


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

EducationChild DevelopmentEconomicsPublic PolicyFinanceCaregiving


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


Perceptions of safety and exposure to violence in public places among working age adults with disabilities or long-term health conditions in the UK: cross sectional study

E. Emerson, L. Krnjacki, G. Llewellyn, C. Vaughan, A. Kavanagh

DisabilityCrime And JusticePovertyHealthSocial BehaviourSocial Psychology


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


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

Giuseppe Forte

Area EffectsMigrationEducationLabour MarketLabour EconomicsWages And Earnings


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


The prevalence and persistence of ethnic and racial harassment and its impact on health: a longitudinal analysis

Alita Nandi, Renee Reichl Luthra, Shamit Saggar, Michaela Benzeval

Crime And JusticeEthnic GroupsWell BeingSocietiesHealthSocial BehaviourSocial PsychologyRace Relations


Examining sibling configuration effects on young people's educational aspiration and attainment

Feifei Bu

Young PeopleEducationChildbearing: Fertility


CSI 15: the uneven distribution and decline of social capital in Britain

Lindsay Richards, Anthony Heath

Social NetworksEducationEthnic GroupsSocietiesSocial Capital


Life at both ends of the ladder: education-based identification and its association with well-being and social attitudes

Toon Kuppens, Matthew J. Easterbrook, Russell Spears, Antony S. R. Manstead

EducationWell BeingSocial CapitalSocial AttitudesHigher EducationSocial Psychology


The role of parental education and income in children’s aspirations for higher education: a causal estimation

Tina Rampino

Social GroupsYoung PeopleEducationHousehold EconomicsSocial StratificationHigher Education


Examining youth educational and occupational aspirations: sibling configuration and family background -PhD thesis-

Feifei Bu

Young PeopleEducationLabour MarketHigher EducationSocial Psychology


Do siblings matter? The effect of siblings on socio-emotional development and educational aspirations among early adolescents

Deniz Yucel, Anastasia Vogt Yuan

Young PeopleEducationChild DevelopmentSociology Of HouseholdsSocial Psychology


School quality and parental investments into children

Birgitta Rabe, Ellen Greaves, Imran Rasul, Iftikhar Hussain

EducationChild Development