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Remote working is here to stay – but that doesn’t mean the end of offices or city centres

Alan Felstead, Darja Reuschke

Social GroupsArea EffectsPsychologyGeographyLabour MarketHouseholdsOrganizations And FirmsEconomicsPublic PolicyWell BeingHealthCovid 19


UK productivity could be improved by a permanent shift towards remote working, research shows

Alan Felstead, Darja Reuschke

Social GroupsArea EffectsPsychologyGeographyLabour MarketHouseholdsOrganizations And FirmsEconomicsPublic PolicyWell BeingHealthCovid 19


Coronavirus: 'Nine in 10 would continue working from home'

Alan Felstead, Darja Reuschke

Social GroupsArea EffectsPsychologyGeographyLabour MarketHouseholdsOrganizations And FirmsEconomicsPublic PolicyWell BeingHealthCovid 19


'Unconscionable': Labour attacks government for trying to force people back to the office during pandemic

Alan Felstead, Darja Reuschke

Social GroupsArea EffectsPsychologyGeographyLabour MarketHouseholdsOrganizations And FirmsEconomicsPublic PolicyWell BeingHealthCovid 19


BCC attacks government 'scaremongering' on getting back to the office

Alan Felstead, Darja Reuschke

Social GroupsArea EffectsPsychologyGeographyLabour MarketHouseholdsOrganizations And FirmsEconomicsPublic PolicyWell BeingHealthCovid 19


GCSE results: the hidden but enduring effects of parental social class

Sarah Stopforth, Vernon Gayle, Ellen Boeren

Social GroupsSocial SciencesYoung PeopleEducationResearchSociologySocial Stratification


Britain is on its way to experiencing an unemployment crisis

Kathleen Henehan

Human CapitalTraining: Labour MarketEducationLabour MarketUnemploymentEconomicsPublic PolicyEconomic PolicyCovid 19


Short courses in social care and ‘green jobs’ likely to help workers move out of coronavirus-hit sectors, though UK ill-prepared to deliver large-scale retraining programmes

Kathleen Henehan

Human CapitalTraining: Labour MarketEducationLabour MarketUnemploymentEconomicsPublic PolicyEconomic PolicyCovid 19


The relationship between stress, ageing and asthma

Luke Evan Barry, Ciaran O’Neill, Liam G. Heaney

MedicineHealthLife Course AnalysisSocial StratificationBiology


Stress-related ageing linked to asthma, Queen's University research finds

Luke Evan Barry, Ciaran O’Neill, Liam G. Heaney

MedicineHealthLife Course AnalysisSocial StratificationBiology


Unemployment rate: how many people are out of work?

Mike Brewer, Laura Gardiner, Karl Handscomb

Statistical AnalysisLabour MarketUnemploymentEconomicsPublic PolicyWelfare BenefitsWages And EarningsHealthEconomic PolicyCovid 19


The effect of mental health before and during the COVID-19 pandemic on the UK population

Matthias Pierce, Holly Hope, Tamsin Ford, Stephani Hatch, Matthew Hotopf, Ann John, Evangelos Kontopantelis, Roger Webb, Simon Wessely, Sally McManus

PsychologyPsychiatryDemographyPublic PolicyWell BeingHealthCovid 19


Women with young children, key workers and BAME groups losing sleep during coronavirus pandemic

Jane Falkingham, Maria Evandrou, Min Qin, Athina Vlachantoni

DemographyEthnic GroupsHealthCovid 19


Coronavirus lockdown caused sharp increase of insomnia in UK

Jane Falkingham, Maria Evandrou, Min Qin, Athina Vlachantoni

DemographyEthnic GroupsHealthCovid 19


Closure of schools during the COVID-19 lockdown could increase inequalities in primary and secondary education

Nic Pensiero, Tony Kelly, Christian Bokhove

Information And Communication TechnologiesTime UseYoung PeopleEducationChild DevelopmentHouseholdsPublic PolicyHealthSocial StratificationCovid 19


Women with young children, key workers and BAME groups losing sleep during coronavirus pandemic

Jane Falkingham, Maria Evandrou, Min Qin, Athina Vlachantoni

DemographyEthnic GroupsHealthCovid 19


Furlough ‘stemmed the tide’ of poor mental health during UK lockdown, study suggests

Brendan Burchell, Senhu Wang, Daiga Kamerāde, Ioulia Bessa, Jill Rubery

PsychologyLabour MarketUnemploymentOrganizations And FirmsEconomicsPublic PolicyWell BeingHealthCovid 19


Government issued with four-word furlough warning over changes to scheme on August 1

Brendan Burchell, Senhu Wang, Daiga Kamerāde, Ioulia Bessa, Jill Rubery

PsychologyLabour MarketUnemploymentOrganizations And FirmsEconomicsPublic PolicyWell BeingHealthCovid 19


Risk of mental health problems identical for those on furlough and in work, study finds

Brendan Burchell, Senhu Wang, Daiga Kamerāde, Ioulia Bessa, Jill Rubery

PsychologyLabour MarketUnemploymentOrganizations And FirmsEconomicsPublic PolicyWell BeingHealthCovid 19


Women and parents of children under five worst-hit psychologically by lockdown

Matthias Pierce, Holly Hope, Tamsin Ford, Stephani Hatch, Matthew Hotopf, Ann John, Evangelos Kontopantelis, Roger Webb, Simon Wessely, Sally McManus

PsychologyPsychiatryDemographyPublic PolicyWell BeingHealthCovid 19


The Lancet Psychiatry: study estimates impact of COVID-19 pandemic on UK mental health after first month of lockdown

Matthias Pierce, Holly Hope, Tamsin Ford, Stephani Hatch, Matthew Hotopf, Ann John, Evangelos Kontopantelis, Roger Webb, Simon Wessely, Sally McManus

PsychologyPsychiatryDemographyPublic PolicyWell BeingHealthCovid 19


Half of exam-year UK pupils given no school work since March, finds study

Eemer Eivers, Jack Worth, Anusha Ghosh

EducationHealthCovid 19


Under the social services’ radar: community support to older people during the UK lockdown

Maria Evandrou, Jane Falkingham, Min Qin, Athina Vlachantoni

Older PeopleSocial NetworksHouseholdsPublic PolicyHealthCaregivingCovid 19


Weird but true: lockdown has made many families happier

Brienna Perelli-Harris, Sandra Walzenbach

Public PolicyWell BeingHealthSociology Of HouseholdsCovid 19


Almost a QUARTER of Britons drunk at least four times a week during lockdown

Michael Daly, Eric Robinson

Drug/Alcohol AbuseWell BeingHealthSocial BehaviourCovid 19