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Working parents, financial insecurity, and child-care: mental health in the time of COVID-19

Massimiliano Tani, Zhiming Cheng, Silvia Mendolia, Alfredo R. Paloyo, David Savage

PsychologyTime UseEducationChild DevelopmentLabour MarketHouseholdsEconomicsPublic PolicyIncome DynamicsHousehold EconomicsWell BeingHealthFinanceCaregivingCovid 19


Older and home alone in lockdown: how has support from family, friends and neighbours changed?

Maria Evandrou, Jane Falkingham, Min Qin, Athina Vlachantoni

Older PeopleSocial NetworksHouseholdsPublic PolicyHealthCaregivingCovid 19


The effects of coronavirus on household finances and financial distress

Pascale Bourquin, Isaac Delestre, Robert Joyce, Imran Rasul, Tom Waters

Information And Communication TechnologiesHouseholdsEconomicsPublic PolicyWages And EarningsHousehold EconomicsHealthFinanceCovid 19


Schoolwork in lockdown: new evidence on the epidemic of educational poverty

Francis Green

Social GroupsArea EffectsTime UseGeographyYoung PeopleEducationChild DevelopmentHouseholdsPovertyPublic PolicyEthnic GroupsHealthSocial StratificationCovid 19


Universal credit and its impact on household incomes: the long and the short of it

Mike Brewer, Robert Joyce, Tom Waters, Joseph Woods

HouseholdsPovertyWelfare BenefitsIncome DynamicsTaxationLife Course Analysis


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


Charitable behaviour and political ideology: evidence for the UK

Sarah Brown, Karl Taylor

PoliticsTime UseElections. Electoral BehaviourEconomicsSocial CapitalFinanceSocial Behaviour


The dynamics and determinants of bullying victimisation

Georgios Marios Chrysanthou, Chrysovalantis Vasilakis

Young PeopleEducationHouseholdsEconomicsHousehold EconomicsWell BeingHealthLife Course AnalysisSocial Psychology


UK second generation young adults’ expectations for living together, marriage and parenthood

Ann Berrington

DemographyMigrationYoung PeopleHouseholdsFamily Formation And DissolutionEthnic Groups


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


Does ethnic concentration influence gender role views? A study across ethnic groups in England and Wales

Carolina V. Zuccotti

Area EffectsGeographyDemographyMigrationEthnic GroupsSocial AttitudesSociologySocial Behaviour


Understanding the social and cultural bases of Brexit

Tak Wing Chan, Morag Henderson, Maria Sironi, Juta Kawalerowicz

PoliticsElections. Electoral BehaviourDemographySocietiesSocial Behaviour


Understanding attitudes to the European Union: an intra-household perspective

Alina Carabat, Kirby Swales, John Curtice

PoliticsElections. Electoral BehaviourHouseholdsInternational Economic RelationsSociology Of HouseholdsSocial Psychology


Income, welfare, housing and the transition to higher order births in the UK

Juliet Stone, Ann Berrington

HouseholdsChildbearing: FertilityWelfare BenefitsIncome DynamicsSocial StratificationSocial PolicyHousing Market


Country level analyses of mechanisms and interrelationships between labour market insecurity and autonomy

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Young PeopleLabour MarketHouseholdsUnemploymentEconomicsFamily Formation And DissolutionLife Course AnalysisHousing Market


Understanding third and fourth births in Britain: what role do increased immigration and multiple partnerships play?

Ann Berrington, Juliet Stone

MigrationHouseholdsFamily Formation And DissolutionChildbearing: FertilityEthnic Groups


Diversity and neighbourhood satisfaction

Monica Langella, Alan Manning

Area EffectsSocial NetworksCrime And JusticeEthnic GroupsWell BeingSocietiesSocial CapitalSocial BehaviourSocial Psychology


Personality traits and energy efficiency in the UK residential market

Ante Busic-Sontic, Natalia V. Czap, Franz Fuerst

Environmental SociologyPsychologyHouseholdsHousing MarketSociology Of Households


Social media use and children's wellbeing

Emily McDool, Philip Powell, Jennifer Roberts, Karl Taylor

Information And Communication TechnologiesArea EffectsSocial NetworksPsychologyTime UseGeographyYoung PeopleChild DevelopmentWell BeingSocial CapitalHealthSocial Behaviour


The lives of the others: sexual identity and relationship quality in Australia and the United Kingdom

Francisco Perales, Janeen Baxter

Social GroupsPsychologyFamily Formation And DissolutionSociologySocial Behaviour


Household location and income: a spatial analysis for British cities

David Cuberes, Jennifer Roberts

Area EffectsGeographyUrban EconomyLabour MarketHouseholdsUnemploymentPovertyIncome Dynamics


Intra-household commuting choices and local labour markets

Jennifer Roberts, Karl Taylor

Area EffectsLabour MarketHouseholdsUnemploymentCommuting


Charitable behaviour and the Big Five personality traits: evidence from UK panel data

Sarah Brown, Karl Taylor

PsychologySocial CapitalSocial Behaviour


My house or our home? Entry into sole homeownership in British couples

Philipp Lersch, Sergi Vidal

Law And LegislationHouseholdsFamily Formation And DissolutionSavings And AssetsHousing Market


Economic precariousness and living in the parental home in the UK

Ann Berrington, Peter Tammes, Steven Roberts

Young PeopleHouseholdsEconomicsHousing Market