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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


Mental health and the response to financial incentives: evidence from a survey incentives experiment

Claryn S.J. Kung, David W. Johnston, Michael A. Shields

PsychologyEconomicsSurvey MethodologyWell BeingHealth


Non-resident parents: why are they hard to capture in surveys and what can we do about it?

Caroline Bryson, Stephen McKay

HouseholdsFamily Formation And DissolutionSurvey Methodology


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


Mental health and reporting bias: analysis of the GHQ - 12

Sarah Brown, Mark N. Harris, Preety Srivastava, Karl Taylor

Survey MethodologyWell BeingHealth


The cultural origin of saving behavior

Joan Costa-Font, Paola Giuliano, Berkay Ozcan

MigrationEconomicsSavings And AssetsEthnic GroupsSocial Behaviour


Understanding data linkage consent in longitudinal surveys

Annette Jäckle, Kelsey Beninger, Jonathan Burton, Mick P. Couper

PsychologySurvey Methodology


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


Patterns of response by sociodemographic characteristics and recruitment methods for women in UK population surveys and cohort studies

Sarah J. Howcutt, Anna L. Barnett, Sofia Barbosa-Boucas, Lesley A. Smith

DemographySurvey MethodologyResearchSurveysSocial Stratification


Inside the box: explaining ethnic choices in Understanding Society - Report for an Understanding Society Associated Study

Tze Ming Mok

PsychologySurvey MethodologyEthnic GroupsSurveys


Estimating stochastic survey response errors using the multitrait-multierror model

Alexandru Cernat, Daniel Oberski

MigrationSurvey MethodologyEthnic GroupsSocial Attitudes


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


Data linkage. What opportunities for survey research?

Emanuela Sala

Survey MethodologySurveys


Can we improve the survey representation of non-resident parents, and collect robust data on reasons for separation?

Caroline Bryson, Stephen McKay

Young PeopleHouseholdsFamily Formation And DissolutionSurvey MethodologySurveys


Generational interdependencies: the social implications for welfare

Older PeoplePensionsDemographyYoung PeopleLabour MarketHouseholdsEconomicsWelfare BenefitsSavings And AssetsHealthLife Course AnalysisFinanceHousing Market


Adaptive push-to-web: experiments in a household panel study

Hannah Carpenter, Jonathan Burton

Information And Communication TechnologiesHouseholdsSurvey Methodology


Respondent burden in a mobile app: evidence from a shopping receipt scanning study

Brendan Read

Information And Communication TechnologiesSurvey Methodology


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


Understanding how people think about their daily spending

Mary Suffield, Heidi Hasbrouck, Alice Coulter, Annette Jäckle, Jonathan Burton, Thomas F. Crossley, Mick P. Couper, Carli Lessof

Information And Communication TechnologiesHouseholdsSurvey MethodologyFinance


Generalization of classic question order effects across cultures

Tobias H. Stark, Henning Silber, Jon A. Krosnick, Annelies G. Blom, Midori Aoyagi, Ana Belchior, Michael Bosnjak, Sanne Lund Clement, Melvin John, Guðbjörg Andrea Jónsdóttir

Survey MethodologySociology


Design and implementation of a high-quality probability sample of immigrants and ethnic minorities: lessons learnt

Peter Lynn, Alita Nandi, Violetta Parutis, Lucinda Platt

MigrationSurvey MethodologyEthnic Groups


The use of new technologies to measure socio-economic and environmental concepts in longitudinal studies

Annette Jäckle, Alessandra Gaia, Michaela Benzeval

Information And Communication TechnologiesScience And TechnologySurvey MethodologySurveys