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Is there a link between air pollution and impaired memory? Evidence on 34,000 English citizens

Nattavudh Powdthavee, Andrew J. Oswald

Environmental SociologyArea EffectsPsychologyGeographyEconomicsHealth


Understanding the population structure of the GHQ-12: methodological considerations in dimensionally complex measurement outcomes

Gareth J. Griffith, Kelvyn Jones

Statistical AnalysisWell BeingHealth


The Big-Five personality factors, mental health, and social-demographic indicators as independent predictors of gratification delay

Adrian Furnham, Helen Cheng

PsychologyDemographyWell BeingHealthSocial Stratification


Did austerity cause Brexit?

Thiemo Fetzer

PoliticsPublic OpinionArea EffectsGeographyElections. Electoral BehaviourEconomicsPovertyInternational Economic Relations


Does repeated measurement improve income data quality?

Paul Fisher

EconomicsSurvey MethodologyIncome Dynamics


An integrated approach to bias in a longitudinal survey in the United Kingdom: assessing construct, method, and item bias in the General Health Questionnaire (GHQ-12)

Isabel Benítez, Byron G. Adams, Jia He

PsychologyDemographyMigrationSurvey MethodologyEthnic GroupsWell BeingHealthSurveys


State of the nation 2019: children and young people’s wellbeing. Research report

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PsychologyYoung PeopleChild DevelopmentWell BeingHealth


Economic insecurity and the rise of the right

Walter Bossert, Andrew E. Clark, Conchita D’Ambrosio, Anthony Lepinteur

PoliticsPublic OpinionElections. Electoral BehaviourEconomicsIncome DynamicsSocial Attitudes


The implementation of fieldwork design initiatives to improve survey quality

Hannah Carpenter, Violetta Parutis, Jonathan Burton

Information And Communication TechnologiesYoung PeopleEconomicsSurvey Methodology


A latent class approach to inequity in health using biomarker data

Vincenzo Carrieri, Apostolos Davillas, Andrew M. Jones

EconomicsHealthBiology


Mental health and ethnic density among adolescents in England: a cross-sectional study

Jeun Jun, Stephen Jivraj, Keishia Taylor

Area EffectsGeographyDemographyYoung PeoplePovertyEthnic GroupsWell BeingHealthSocial Psychology


Does immigrant generation matter? Re-examining the ethnic density effects on mental health of ethnic minorities in Britain

Yudong Yan, Shuyi Wang, Wanying Zhou, Senhu Wang, Shun Gong

Area EffectsGeographyDemographyMigrationEthnic GroupsWell BeingHealth


Measuring changes in subjective well-being from engagement in the arts, culture and sport

Daniel Wheatley, Craig Bickerton

PsychologyWell BeingSportArtsSocial Behaviour


Consideration of environmental factors in reflections on car purchases: attitudinal, behavioural and sociodemographic predictors among a large UK sample

Samuel Chng, Mathew P. White, Charles Abraham, Stephen Skippon

Environmental SociologyPsychologyEconomicsSocial AttitudesTransportSocial Behaviour


Labour mobility and earnings in the UK, 1992-2016

Fabien Postel-Vinay, Alireza Sepahsalari

Management: BusinessEducationLabour MarketUnemploymentOrganizations And FirmsEconomicsWages And Earnings


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

Gabriele Mari

Labour MarketEconomicsChildbearing: FertilityWages And EarningsSociology Of Households


Happy free willies? Investigating the relationship between freelancing and subjective well-being

Peter van der Zwan, Jolanda Hessels, Martijn Burger

Management: BusinessLabour MarketWell Being


Sexual identity and wellbeing: a distributional analysis

Samuel Mann, David Blackaby, Nigel O’Leary

PsychologyEconomicsWell Being


Main and interactive effects of inflammation and perceived neighbourhood cohesion on psychological distress: results from a population-based study in the UK

Efstathios Papachristou, Eirini Flouri, Theodora Kokosi, Marta Francesconi

Area EffectsPsychologyWell BeingHealthSocial BehaviourBiology


Are flexible work arrangements associated with lower levels of chronic stress-related biomarkers? A study of 6025 employees in the UK Household Longitudinal Study

Tarani Chandola, Cara L. Booker, Meena Kumari, Michaela Benzeval

Sociology Of LabourLabour MarketWell BeingHealthCaregivingBiology


Involvement with the arts and participation in cultural events - does personality moderate impact on well-being? Evidence from the U.K. Household Panel Survey

Dorota Weziak-Białowolska, Piotr Białowolski, Pier Luigi Sacco

PsychologyTime UseWell BeingHealthArts


The good childhood report 2019

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PsychologyYoung PeopleWell BeingHealth


Validating overcrowding measures using the UK Household Longitudinal Study

Noriko Cable, Amanda Sacker

Living StandardsWell BeingHealthSurveysSocial StratificationHousing Market


Mind the “happiness” gap: the relationship between cohabitation, marriage, and subjective well-being in the United Kingdom, Australia, Germany, and Norway

Brienna Perelli-Harris, Stefanie Hoherz, Trude Lappegard, Ann Evans

Family Formation And DissolutionWell BeingHealthLife Course Analysis


Access to transport and life opportunities

Kiron Chatterjee, Ben Clark, Anysia Nguyen, Robert Wishart, Kathryn Gallop

Area EffectsGeographySocial ExclusionSocial InclusionDemographyLabour MarketIncome DynamicsWell BeingTransportTravel