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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


Flexible working and unpaid overtime in the UK: the role of gender, parental and occupational status

Heejung Chung, Mariska van der Horst

Time UseSociology Of LabourLabour EconomicsHouseholdsLiving StandardsWell Being


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

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


How is the benefit of mixed social networks altered by neighbourhood deprivation for ethnic groups?

Simon Peters, Nissa Finney, Dharmi Kapadia

Social GroupsArea EffectsSocial NetworksGeographyPovertyIncome DynamicsEthnic GroupsWell BeingSocial Capital


Factors affecting children’s mental health over time

Larissa Pople, Neera Sharma

Social NetworksPsychologyYoung PeopleChild DevelopmentWell BeingHealthLife Course AnalysisSociology Of Households


Do ethnic networks influence circular migration? Evidence from the UK

Majlinda Joxhe

Social GroupsSocial NetworksGeographyMigrationLabour MarketEthnic Groups


Young people in the labour market: past, present, future

Andy Furlong, John Goodwin, Henrietta O'Connor, Sarah Hadfield, Stuart Hall, Kevin Lowden, Réka Plugor

Sociology Of LabourSocial ChangeYoung PeopleLabour MarketEconomics


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


Seeking assistance in later life: how do older people evaluate their need for assistance?

Krysia Canvin, Catherine A. MacLeod, Gill Windle, Amanda Sacker

Older PeopleArea EffectsSocial NetworksGeographyWell BeingHealthSocial PolicyCaregiving


Gender differences in the associations between age trends of social media interaction and well-being among 10-15 year olds in the UK

Cara L. Booker, Yvonne J. Kelly, Amanda Sacker

Information And Communication TechnologiesSocial NetworksPsychologyTime UseYoung PeopleWell BeingHealthLife Course AnalysisSocial Behaviour


Home affairs: options for reforming property taxation

Adam Corlett, Laura Gardiner

Older PeopleYoung PeopleHouseholdsLiving StandardsPublic PolicySavings And AssetsTaxationHousing Market


Crumbling futures: why vulnerable 16 and 17 year olds need more support as they move into adulthood

Iryna Pona, Alexandra Turner

Social NetworksPsychologyYoung PeopleWell BeingLife Course Analysis


The oldest old and the risk of social exclusion

Wesley Key, Martin Culliney

Older PeopleArea EffectsSocial NetworksSocial ExclusionWell Being


Taking pleasure from neighbours’ misfortune: comparison effects, social norms and the well-being of the unemployed

Peter Howley, Sarah Knight

Area EffectsSocial NetworksPsychologyLabour MarketUnemploymentEconomicsWell BeingSocial Psychology


The long term evolution of inequality of opportunity

Maurizio Bussolo, Daniele Checchi, Vito Peragine

Social NetworksSocial StructureEducationLabour MarketEconomicsIncome DynamicsLife Course Analysis