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Understanding the role of policy on inequalities in the intergenerational correlation in health and wages: evidence from the UK from 1991-2017

Heather Brown

PoliticsLone ParentsHouseholdsEconomicsPovertyPublic PolicyGovernmentWages And EarningsWell BeingHealthLife Course AnalysisSocial StratificationSocial Mobility


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 an older carer

Emma Seaman, Gill Moffett, Jeremy Bushnell, Thomas Wilson

DisabilityOlder PeoplePsychologySocial ExclusionPublic PolicyWell BeingHealthCaregiving


In focus: experiences of older people with severe anxiety or depression

Emma Seaman, Gill Moffett, Jeremy Bushnell, Thomas Wilson

DisabilityOlder PeoplePsychologySocial ExclusionPublic PolicyWell BeingHealthCaregiving


Understanding the friendship networks of older Black and Minority Ethnic people living in the United Kingdom

Brenda Hayanga, Dylan Kneale, Ann Phoenix

Social GroupsOlder PeopleSocial NetworksSocial ExclusionSocial InclusionEthnic GroupsWell BeingSocial Behaviour


The homelessness monitor: Northern Ireland 2020

Suzanne Fitzpatrick, Hal Pawson, Glen Bramley, Jenny Wood, Mark Stephens, Joe Frey, Lynne McMordie

Social ExclusionEconomicsPovertyLiving StandardsPublic PolicyFamily Formation And DissolutionHousing Market


The homelessness monitor: Northern Ireland 2020 - executive summary

Suzanne Fitzpatrick, Hal Pawson, Glen Bramley, Jenny Wood, Mark Stephens, Joe Frey, Lynne McMordie

Social ExclusionEconomicsPovertyLiving StandardsPublic PolicyFamily Formation And DissolutionHousing Market


Insights 2019-20: findings from the UK Household Longitudinal Study

Area EffectsGeographySocial ExclusionSocial InclusionMigrationSocial ChangeLabour MarketHouseholdsPublic PolicyEthnic GroupsWell BeingHealthLife Course AnalysisSurveysSociology Of HouseholdsRace RelationsSocial Mobility


Social mobility - are ethnic minorities being left behind?

Yaojun Li, Yaojun Li

MigrationMigrationEducationEducationLabour MarketLabour MarketEthnic GroupsEthnic GroupsSocial StratificationSocial StratificationSocial MobilitySocial Mobility


Foreword: capturing the complexity of the UK

Michaela Benzeval

GeographySocial ExclusionSocial InclusionSocial ChangeLabour MarketHouseholdsPublic PolicyWell BeingHealthLife Course AnalysisSurveysSociology Of HouseholdsSocial Mobility


‘Virtuous’ and ‘vicious’ circles? Adults’ participation in different types of training in the UK and its association with wages

Daria Luchinskaya, Peter Dickinson

Social ExclusionHuman CapitalSociology Of LabourTraining: Labour MarketSocial InclusionEducationWages And EarningsSocial Stratification


Access to transport and life opportunities

Kiron Chatterjee, Ben Clark, Anysia Nguyen, Robert Wishart, Kathryn Gallop, Neil Smith, Sarah Tipping

Area EffectsGeographySocial ExclusionSocial InclusionDemographyLabour MarketIncome DynamicsWell BeingTransportTravel


The UK citizenship process: political integration or marginalization?

David Bartram

PoliticsSocial ExclusionSocial InclusionMigrationPublic PolicyEthnic GroupsSocietiesSocial CapitalSociology


Post-conflict area-based regeneration policy in deprived urban neighbourhoods

Gretta Mohan, Alberto Longo, Frank Kee

Area EffectsGeographySocial ExclusionUrban EconomyReligionEconomicsPublic PolicyWelfare BenefitsGovernment


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


An unequal playing field: extra-curricular activities, soft skills and social mobility

Michael Donnelly, Predrag Lažetić, Andres Sandoval-Hernandez, Kalyan Kumar, Sam Whewall

PsychologyYoung PeopleEducationChild DevelopmentPovertyPublic PolicyIncome DynamicsSportArtsSocial StratificationSocial Mobility


Understanding cultural omnivores: social and political attitudes

Tak Wing Chan

PsychologyEducationArtsSocial AttitudesSociologySocial Mobility


Universal family background effects on education across and within societies

Michael Grätz, Kieron J. Barclay, Øyvind N. Wiborg, Torkild H. Lyngstad, Aleksi Karhula, Jani Erola, Patrick Präg, Thomas Laidley, Dalton Conley

Social GroupsEducationChild DevelopmentHouseholdsSocietiesSocial Mobility


Troubled Families Programme: national evaluation. Family Survey – follow-up survey

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Social ExclusionPublic PolicyWell BeingSociology Of Households


Intergenerational social mobility and allostatic load in Great Britain

Patrick Präg, Lindsay Richards

Well BeingHealthSocial StratificationSocial MobilityBiology


Re-thinking social exclusion in later life: a case for a new framework for measurement

Catherine A. MacLeod, Andy Ross, Amanda Sacker, Gopalakrishnan Netuveli, Gill Windle

Older PeopleSocial Exclusion


Can cultural consumption increase future earnings? Exploring the economic returns to cultural capital

Aaron Reeves, Robert de Vries

Labour MarketEconomicsWages And EarningsArtsSociologySocial StratificationSocial 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


Written evidence from Understanding Society the UK Household Longitudinal Study (WSN0051) [Work and Pensions Select Committee. Welfare safety net inquiry]

Social ExclusionHouseholdsPovertyWelfare BenefitsSocial Policy


Intergenerational social mobility and allostatic load in Great Britain

Patrick Präg, Lindsay Richards

Well BeingHealthSocial StratificationSocial MobilityBiology