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House of the rising son (or daughter): the impact of parental wealth on their children’s homeownership

John Wood, Stephen Clarke

HouseholdsSavings And AssetsFinanceHousing Market


Understanding Society, the UK Household Longitudinal Study – Written evidence (IFP0021) [House of Lords Select Committee on Intergenerational Fairness and Provision]

Charlotte Hamilton

Older PeopleYoung PeopleLabour MarketEconomicsSavings And AssetsTaxationHousing Market


The cultural origin of saving behavior

Joan Costa-Font, Paola Giuliano, Berkay Ozcan

MigrationEconomicsSavings And AssetsEthnic GroupsSocial Behaviour


Caring for carers: the lives of family carers in the UK

Kathryn Petrie, James Kirkup

DisabilityTime UseLabour MarketHouseholdsOrganizations And FirmsPublic PolicyWell BeingHealthSocial PolicyCaregiving


Do private school girls marry rich?

Francis Green, Golo Henseke, Samantha Parsons, Alice Sullivan, Richard Wiggins

Social GroupsEducationFamily Formation And DissolutionSavings And AssetsWages And EarningsLife Course AnalysisSocial StratificationSocial Mobility


Generational interdependencies: the social implications for welfare

Older PeoplePensionsDemographyYoung PeopleLabour MarketHouseholdsEconomicsWelfare BenefitsSavings And AssetsHealthLife Course AnalysisFinanceHousing Market


Policy impact: building a more productive society – could the industrial strategy make a difference?

Raj Patel

Organizations And FirmsEconomicsPublic PolicySocieties


Self-employment and workplace wellbeing -PhD thesis-

Jingjing Qu

Labour MarketOrganizations And FirmsWell Being


Insights from a new division of the self-employed: analysis of characteristics, earnings returns and labour market transitions using the BHPS and UKHLS -PhD thesis-

Hiba Hussein

Labour MarketOrganizations And FirmsEconomicsWages And Earnings


Self-exploitation or successful entrepreneurship? The effects of personal capital on variable outcomes from self-employment

Andrew Atherton, Dongxu Wu, Zhongmin Wu

Human CapitalManagement: BusinessLabour MarketOrganizations And FirmsIncome Dynamics


Self-employment and allostatic load

Pankaj C. Patel, Marcus T. Wolfe, Trenton A. Williams

Management: BusinessLabour MarketOrganizations And FirmsWell BeingHealthBiology


Universal Credit: supporting self-employment. Eleventh report of session 2017–19. Report, together with formal minutes relating to the report. Ordered by the House of Commons to be printed 2 May 2018

Management: BusinessOrganizations And FirmsPublic PolicyWelfare BenefitsGovernment


Testosterone and tendency to engage in self-employment

Nicos Nicolaou, Pankaj C. Patel, Marcus T. Wolfe

Management: BusinessLabour MarketOrganizations And FirmsSocial BehaviourBiology


Home affairs: options for reforming property taxation

Adam Corlett, Laura Gardiner

Older PeopleYoung PeopleHouseholdsLiving StandardsPublic PolicySavings And AssetsTaxationHousing Market


The million dollar be-question: inheritances, gifts, and their implications for generational living standards

Laura Gardiner

Older PeopleYoung PeopleLiving StandardsSavings And AssetsFinance


Understanding how people conceptualise household finances

Thomas Chisholm, Heidi Hasbrouck, Alice Coulter, Annette Jäckle, Jonathan Burton

HouseholdsSurvey MethodologyIncome DynamicsSavings And AssetsHousehold EconomicsDebt: IndebtednessFinance


Autonomy in paid work and employee subjective well-being

Daniel Wheatley

Sociology Of LabourLabour MarketOrganizations And FirmsWell Being


Financial hardship and saving behaviour: Bayesian analysis of British panel data

Sarah Brown, Pulak Ghosh, Bhuvanesh Pareek, Karl Taylor

PovertySavings And AssetsHousehold EconomicsDebt: IndebtednessFinance


Mortgage equity withdrawal, risk preferences and financial capability

Vivien Burrows

HouseholdsSavings And AssetsDebt: IndebtednessFinanceHousing Market


Saving behaviour, expectations and financial hardship

Karl Taylor

PensionsSavings And AssetsFinance


The effect of changing financial incentives on repartnering

Hayley Fisher

Young PeopleHouseholdsFamily Formation And DissolutionIncome DynamicsSavings And AssetsLife Course AnalysisFinance


The generation of wealth: asset accumulation across and within cohorts

Conor D'Arcy, Karen Gardiner

HouseholdsEconomicsSavings And AssetsHousing Market


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

Andrew Henley

Area EffectsRegional EconomicsLabour MarketUnemploymentOrganizations And FirmsEconomicsWages And Earnings


The financial position of British households: evidence from the 2017 NMG Consulting survey

Philippe Bracke, Hasdeep Sethi, Emma Rockall, Catherine Shaw

EconomicsSavings And AssetsDebt: IndebtednessFinanceHousing Market


The post-crisis growth in the self-employed: volunteers or reluctant recruits?

Andrew Henley

Regional EconomicsLabour MarketUnemploymentOrganizations And FirmsEconomics