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Rising educational participation and the trend to later childbearing

Karel Neels, Michael Murphy, Máire Ní Bhrolcháin, Éva Beaujouan

DemographySocial ChangeEducationChildbearing: FertilityLife Course AnalysisHigher Education


UK poverty 2017: a comprehensive analysis of poverty trends and figures

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DemographyHouseholdsPovertyPublic PolicySocial Policy


Understanding the social and cultural bases of Brexit

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

PoliticsElections. Electoral BehaviourDemographySocietiesSocial Behaviour


Sources of error in mobile survey data collection -PhD thesis-

Alexander Wenz

Information And Communication TechnologiesSurvey Methodology


An integrated approach to bias in a longitudinal survey in the United Kingdom: assessing construct, method, and item bias in the General Health Questionnaire (GHQ-12)

Isabel Benítez, Byron G. Adams, Jia He

PsychologyDemographyMigrationSurvey MethodologyEthnic GroupsWell BeingHealthSurveys


Improving household finances data with joint interviewing and a balance edit: cognitive testing of a 'Benefit Unit Finance' module

Tim Hanson, Phil Westwood, Jonathan Burton, Paul Fisher

Information And Communication TechnologiesSurvey MethodologyFinance


Understanding how people conceptualise household finances

Thomas Chisholm, Heidi Hasbrouck, Alice Coulter, Annette Jäckle, Jonathan Burton

HouseholdsSurvey MethodologyIncome DynamicsSavings And AssetsHousehold EconomicsDebt: IndebtednessFinance


Understanding Society: how people decide whether to give consent to link their administrative and survey data

Kelsey Beninger, Ali Digby, Gurprit Dillon, James MacGregor

PsychologySurvey Methodology


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


Participation in a mobile app survey to collect expenditure data as part of a large-scale probability household panel: response rates and response biases

Annette Jäckle, Jonathan Burton, Mick P. Couper, Carli Lessof

Information And Communication TechnologiesSurvey MethodologyFinance


Willingness to use mobile technologies for data collection in a probability household panel

Alexander Wenz, Annette Jäckle, Mick P. Couper

Information And Communication TechnologiesSurvey Methodology


Mixing modes and measurement methods in longitudinal studies

Annette Jäckle, Alessandra Gaia, Michaela Benzeval

Information And Communication TechnologiesScience And TechnologyEconomicsSurvey MethodologySurveys


Was Brexit caused by the unhappy and the old?

Federica Liberini, Andrew J. Oswald, Eugenio Proto, Michela Redoano

PoliticsPublic OpinionPsychologyDemographyFinanceInternational Economic Relations


Levels or changes?: Ethnic context, immigration and the UK Independence Party vote

Eric Kaufmann

PoliticsPublic OpinionArea EffectsElections. Electoral BehaviourDemographyMigrationSocial ChangeEthnic GroupsRace Relations


Who moves up the social ladder in the UK?

Glenna F. Nightingale, David McCollum, Annemarie Ernsten

DemographySocial ChangeSocial StratificationSocial Mobility


Data quality in the Understanding Society youth self-completion questionnaire

Aigul Mavletova, Peter Lynn

Young PeopleSurvey MethodologySocial Stratification


Choosing to remain childless? A comparative study of fertility intentions among women and men in Italy and Britain

Francesca Fiori, Francesca Rinesi, Elspeth Graham

DemographyHouseholdsChildbearing: Fertility


Examining the validity of interviewers' ratings of respondents' health (via Skype)

Dana Garbarski

Information And Communication TechnologiesSurvey MethodologyWell BeingHealth


The accuracy of using paradata to detect and understand interviewer question-reading deviations

Jennifer Kelley

ComputingSurvey Methodology


EMB/ IEMB data

Alita Nandi

MigrationSurvey MethodologyEthnic GroupsSurveys


Innovation panel

Annette Jäckle

Survey MethodologySurveys


Targeted use of data collection modes in a household panel context

Peter Lynn

Information And Communication TechnologiesSurvey Methodology


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

Carolina Zuccotti

Area EffectsSocial NetworksPsychologyDemographyMigrationEthnic GroupsSocietiesSocial AttitudesSociologySocial Behaviour


Participation in a mobile app survey to collect expenditure data as part of a large-scale probability household panel: response rates, response biases and data quality

Annette Jäckle

HouseholdsSurvey MethodologyFinance


Improving the measurement of income and spending in surveys

Mike Brewer

Survey MethodologyHousehold EconomicsFinance