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Woman’s Hour report: the best places in Britain for women

Allison Dunatchik, Javiera Cartagena-Farias, Julia Griggs, Elena Mylona

Area EffectsGeographyLiving StandardsWell BeingSocieties


Evaluation of the health impact of an urban regeneration policy: Neighbourhood Renewal in Northern Ireland

Gretta Mohan, Alberto Longo, Frank Kee

Area EffectsRegional EconomicsPovertyPublic PolicyWell BeingHealth


Exploring the value of Understanding Society for neighbourhood effects analyses

Gundi Knies

Area EffectsGeographySurveys


The local roots of the participation gap: inequality and voter turnout

John Bartle, Sarah Birch, Mariana Skirmuntt

PoliticsArea EffectsGeographyElections. Electoral Behaviour


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

Eric Kaufmann

PoliticsPublic OpinionArea EffectsElections. Electoral BehaviourDemographyMigrationSocial ChangeEthnic GroupsRace Relations


Sexual orientation health inequality: evidence from Understanding Society, the UK Longitudinal Household Study

Cara L. Booker, Gerulf Rieger, Jennifer B. Unger

Drug/Alcohol AbuseDisabilityPsychologyWell BeingHealth


Intra-household commuting choices and local labour markets

Jennifer Roberts, Karl Taylor

Area EffectsLabour MarketHouseholdsUnemploymentCommuting


The wellbeing of secondary school pupils with special educational needs: research report

Matt Barnes, Eric Harrison

DisabilityYoung PeopleEducationPublic PolicyWell Being


Does clean air make you happy?

Sarah Knight

Environmental SociologyArea EffectsGeographyScience And TechnologyWell BeingHealth


Exploring common mental illness as a driver of internal migration in Great Britain

Sam Wilding

Area EffectsGeographyMigrationWell BeingHealth


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


Geographical data

Gundi Knies

Area EffectsGeographySurveys


Parents, local house prices and leaving home in Britain

Sait Bayrakdar

Area EffectsYoung PeopleHouseholdsLife Course AnalysisHousing Market


Benefit sanctions in the UK: employment and mental health effects

Liam Delaney

Area EffectsRegional EconomicsWelfare BenefitsWell BeingHealth


Local food outlet exposure, food spending and obesity in England: moving from correlation to causation

Tarra Penney

Area EffectsTime UseHealth


Identifying household effects on individuals’ environmental behaviours in the UK – a multilevel modelling approach

Vivian-Hiu-Tung So

PoliticsArea EffectsPsychologyHouseholdsSurvey MethodologySocial BehaviourSociology Of Households


A cross-sectional analysis of green space prevalence and mental wellbeing in England

Victoria Houlden, Scott Weich, Stephen Jarvis

Area EffectsPsychologyUrban SociologyGeographyWell BeingHealth


Persistent poverty in Scotland 2010-2015

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Area EffectsStatistical AnalysisDemographyHouseholdsPovertyGovernmentIncome DynamicsSocial Policy


Are the growing numbers of self-employed volunteers or reluctant recruits?

Andrew Henley

Area EffectsRegional EconomicsLabour MarketUnemploymentOrganizations And FirmsEconomicsWages And Earnings


Does it pay off to work on a low wage?

Gundi Knies, Alexander Plum

Area EffectsRegional EconomicsLabour MarketUnemploymentWages And Earnings


The mental health of the 'hidden majority' of adults with intellectual disabilities

Chris Hatton, Eric Emerson, Janet Robertson, Susannah Baines

DisabilityWell BeingHealth


New caregivers give up paid employment

Ewan Carr, Emily T. Murray, Paola Zaninotto, Dorina Cadar, Jenny Head

DisabilityOlder PeopleLabour MarketCaregiving


Adult mental health: commentary

Paul Farmer

DisabilityPsychologyEthnic GroupsWell BeingHealth


Is London really the engine-room? Migration, opportunity hoarding and regional social mobility in the UK

Sam Friedman, Lindsey Macmillan

Area EffectsGeographyMigrationLabour MarketSocial StratificationSocial Mobility


Local food availability, diet and obesity : development and empirical testing of a complex theory -PhD thesis-

Tarra Lynn Penney

Area EffectsGeographyHealthSocial Stratification