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People do not adapt. New analyses of the dynamic effects of own and reference income on life satisfaction

Caspar Kaiser

PsychologyEconomicsIncome DynamicsWell Being


Housing wealth and residential energy consumption

Helen X.H. Bao, Steven Haotong Li

Environmental SociologyPsychologyEconomicsPovertySavings And AssetsHousing Market


Intersecting ethnic and native–migrant inequalities in the economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic in the UK

Yang Hu

Social GroupsMigrationLabour MarketUnemploymentPublic PolicyIncome DynamicsHousehold EconomicsEthnic GroupsHealthCovid 19


Living in poverty was bad for your health before COVID-19

Adam Tinson

Labour MarketHouseholdsUnemploymentEconomicsPovertyLiving StandardsPublic PolicyIncome DynamicsWages And EarningsHealthCovid 19


A method for decomposing the impact of reforms on the long-run income distribution, with an application to universal credit

Mike Brewer, Robert Joyce, Tom Waters, Joseph Woods

EconomicsPovertyPublic PolicyWelfare BenefitsIncome DynamicsTaxationLife Course AnalysisSurveys


Impact of COVID 19 on working household incomes distributional analysis as of May 2020

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Labour MarketUnemploymentEconomicsPublic PolicyWelfare BenefitsIncome DynamicsWages And EarningsHealthTaxationCovid 19


Did the UK policy response to Covid-19 protect household incomes?

Mike Brewer, Iva Valentinova Tasseva

Labour MarketHouseholdsUnemploymentEconomicsPublic PolicyWelfare BenefitsIncome DynamicsWages And EarningsHealthMicrosimulationTaxationCovid 19


Briefing note COVID-19 Survey: the economic effects

Thomas F. Crossley, Michaela Benzeval, Jonathan Burton, Paul Fisher, Annette Jäckle, Brendan Read, Hamish Low

Lone ParentsLabour MarketUnemploymentEconomicsPovertyWelfare BenefitsIncome DynamicsSavings And AssetsWages And EarningsHousehold EconomicsDebt: IndebtednessHealthFinanceCaregivingCovid 19


Black, minority Britons hit hardest by COVID job losses, researchers say

Michaela Benzeval, Jonathan Burton, Thomas F. Crossley, Paul Fisher, Annette Jäckle, Hamish Low, Brendan Read

DemographyLabour MarketUnemploymentEconomicsPovertyWelfare BenefitsSurvey MethodologyIncome DynamicsSavings And AssetsWages And EarningsHousehold EconomicsDebt: IndebtednessEthnic GroupsHealthFinanceSocial StratificationCovid 19


BAME and single-parent families worst hit financially by Covid-19

Michaela Benzeval, Jonathan Burton, Thomas F. Crossley, Paul Fisher, Annette Jäckle, Hamish Low, Brendan Read

DemographyLabour MarketUnemploymentEconomicsPovertyWelfare BenefitsSurvey MethodologyIncome DynamicsSavings And AssetsWages And EarningsHousehold EconomicsDebt: IndebtednessEthnic GroupsHealthFinanceSocial StratificationCovid 19


Coronavirus hitting BAME and single parent families worst financially

Michaela Benzeval, Jonathan Burton, Thomas F. Crossley, Paul Fisher, Annette Jäckle, Hamish Low, Brendan Read

DemographyLabour MarketUnemploymentEconomicsPovertyWelfare BenefitsSurvey MethodologyIncome DynamicsSavings And AssetsWages And EarningsHousehold EconomicsDebt: IndebtednessEthnic GroupsHealthFinanceSocial StratificationCovid 19


The idiosyncratic impact of an aggregate shock: the distributional consequences of COVID-19

Michaela Benzeval, Jonathan Burton, Thomas F. Crossley, Paul Fisher, Annette Jäckle, Hamish Low, Brendan Read

DemographyLabour MarketUnemploymentEconomicsPovertyWelfare BenefitsSurvey MethodologyIncome DynamicsSavings And AssetsWages And EarningsHousehold EconomicsDebt: IndebtednessEthnic GroupsHealthFinanceSocial StratificationCovid 19


Single mothers and lowest paid hit hardest by loss of income in Covid-19 crisis

Thomas Crossley, Paul Fisher, Hamish Low

Lone ParentsLabour MarketUnemploymentEconomicsPovertyWelfare BenefitsIncome DynamicsSavings And AssetsWages And EarningsHousehold EconomicsDebt: IndebtednessHealthFinanceCaregivingCovid 19


Do unions cause job dissatisfaction? Evidence from a quasi-experiment in the United Kingdom

Ioulia Bessa, Andy Charlwood, Danat Valizade

PensionsPsychologySociology Of LabourLabour MarketLabour EconomicsIncome DynamicsWages And EarningsWell Being


Education, income and happiness: panel evidence for the UK

Felix R. FitzRoy, Michael A. Nolan

PsychologyEducationEconomicsIncome DynamicsWell BeingLife Course AnalysisHigher Education


Understanding Society COVID-19 Survey, Wave 1, April 2020: the economic effects

Thomas Crossley, Paul Fisher, Hamish Low

Lone ParentsLabour MarketUnemploymentEconomicsPovertyWelfare BenefitsIncome DynamicsSavings And AssetsWages And EarningsHousehold EconomicsDebt: IndebtednessHealthFinanceCaregivingCovid 19


In focus: experiences of older age in England

Emma Seaman, Gill Moffett, Jeremy Bushnell, Thomas Wilson

DisabilityOlder PeopleSocial ExclusionPovertyPublic PolicyIncome DynamicsEthnic GroupsWell BeingHealthFinanceCaregiving


In focus: experiences of being older on a low income

Emma Seaman, Gill Moffett, Jeremy Bushnell, Thomas Wilson

Older PeoplePovertyPublic PolicyIncome DynamicsWell BeingHealthFinance


Biomarkers, disability and health care demand

Apostolos Davillas, Stephen Pudney

DisabilityEconomicsIncome DynamicsHealthLife Course AnalysisBiology


Neighbourhood gentrification, displacement, and poverty dynamics in post-recession England

Mark Fransham

Social GroupsArea EffectsUrban SociologyGeographyUrban EconomyDemographyMigrationSocial ChangeEconomicsPovertyIncome DynamicsSocial StratificationHousing Market


Immigrants’ relative income and life satisfaction: comparison groups from a multi-generational perspective

Jing Shen, Irena Kogan

MigrationIncome DynamicsEthnic GroupsWell BeingSociologySocial Psychology


Understanding and reducing income reporting error in household surveys

Jonathan Burton, Thomas F. Crossley, Paul Fisher, Alessandra Gaia, Annette Jäckle

HouseholdsSurvey MethodologyIncome Dynamics


The partner pay gap - associations between spouses’ relative earnings and life satisfaction among couples in the UK

Vanessa Gash, Anke C. Plagnol

PsychologyLabour MarketIncome DynamicsWages And EarningsHousehold EconomicsWell BeingSociology Of Households


Economic insecurity and the rise of the right

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

PoliticsPublic OpinionElections. Electoral BehaviourEconomicsIncome DynamicsSocial Attitudes


Does repeated measurement improve income data quality?

Paul Fisher

EconomicsSurvey MethodologyIncome Dynamics