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The association between self-rated health and underlying biomarker levels is modified by age, gender, and household income: evidence from Understanding Society – the UK Household Longitudinal Study

M. Pia Chaparro, Amanda Hughes, Meena Kumari, Michaela Benzeval

Social GroupsDemographyIncome DynamicsHealthBiology


Cognitive ability as a moderator of the association between social disadvantage and psychological distress: evidence from a population-based sample

Emma Bridger, Michael Daly

Social GroupsPsychologySocial ExclusionWell BeingHealthSocial Stratification


The Longitudinal Item Count Technique: a new technique for asking sensitive questions in surveys

Alessandra Gaia, Tarek Al Baghal

Social GroupsSurvey Methodology


Economic shocks on subjective well-being: re-assessing the determinants of life-satisfaction after the 2008 financial crisis

Aurelie Charles, Dongxu Wu, Zhongmin Wu

Social GroupsPsychologyEconomicsWell BeingFinanceSocial Psychology


Universal family background effects on education across and within societies

Michael Grätz, Kieron J. Barclay, Øyvind N. Wiborg, Torkild H. Lyngstad, Aleksi Karhula

Social GroupsEducationChild DevelopmentHouseholdsSocietiesSocial Mobility


The adult skills gap: is falling investment in UK adults stalling social mobility?

Daria Luchinskaya, Peter Dickinson

Social GroupsTraining: Labour MarketEducationPublic PolicySocial StratificationSocial Mobility


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


Unravelling the ‘immigrant health paradox’: ethnic maintenance, discrimination, and health behaviours of the foreign born and their children in England

Renee Reichl Luthra, Alita Nandi, Michaela Benzeval

Drug/Alcohol AbuseSocial GroupsSocial NetworksMigrationEthnic GroupsHealthSocial BehaviourRace Relations


The puzzle of high political partisanship among ethnic minority young people in Great Britain

Nicole Martin, Jonathan Mellon

PoliticsSocial GroupsElections. Electoral BehaviourMigrationYoung PeopleEthnic GroupsSociology Of Households


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


Do ethnic networks influence circular migration? Evidence from the UK

Majlinda Joxhe

Social GroupsSocial NetworksGeographyMigrationLabour MarketEthnic Groups


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


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


The Longitudinal Item Count Technique: a new technique for asking sensitive questions in surveys

Alessandra Gaia

Social GroupsSurvey Methodology


Home affairs: options for reforming property taxation

Adam Corlett, Laura Gardiner

Older PeopleYoung PeopleHouseholdsLiving StandardsPublic PolicySavings And AssetsTaxationHousing Market


Sexual identity and relationship quality in Australia and the United Kingdom

Francisco Perales, Janeen Baxter

Social GroupsPsychologyFamily Formation And DissolutionSociologySocial Behaviour


Labour market entries and exits of women from different origin countries in the UK

Yassine Khoudja, Lucinda Platt

Social GroupsLabour MarketUnemploymentEthnic GroupsLife Course AnalysisSociology


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


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