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Who got the Brexit blues? Using a quasi-experiment to show the effect of Brexit on subjective wellbeing in the UK

Nattavudh Powdthavee, Anke C. Plagnol, Paul Frijters, Andrew E. Clark

PoliticsPublic OpinionPsychologyElections. Electoral BehaviourWell Being


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

Alina Carabat, Kirby Swales, John Curtice

PoliticsElections. Electoral BehaviourHouseholdsInternational Economic RelationsSociology Of HouseholdsSocial Psychology


Understanding the social and cultural bases of Brexit

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

PoliticsElections. Electoral BehaviourDemographySocietiesSocial Behaviour


The million dollar be-question: inheritances, gifts, and their implications for generational living standards

Laura Gardiner

Older PeopleYoung PeopleLiving StandardsSavings And AssetsFinance


As good as it gets? The adequacy of retirement income for current and future generations

David Finch, Laura Gardiner

Older PeoplePensionsPovertyLiving StandardsPublic PolicyIncome DynamicsWages And Earnings


The Big Five personality traits and partisanship in England

Toke Aidt, Christopher Rauh

PoliticsPublic OpinionPsychologyElections. Electoral BehaviourLife Course Analysis


Vitamin D and cognitive function: a Mendelian randomisation study

Jane Maddock, Ang Zhou, Alana Cavadino, Elżbieta Kuźma, Yanchun Bao

Older PeoplePsychologyScience And TechnologyHealthLife Course AnalysisGenetics


In or out? Poverty dynamics among older individuals in the UK

Ricky Kanabar

Older PeopleHouseholdsPovertyWelfare BenefitsIncome Dynamics


Was Brexit caused by the unhappy and the old?

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

PoliticsPublic OpinionPsychologyDemographyFinanceInternational Economic Relations


Epidemiology of sarcopenia: determinants throughout the lifecourse

S. C. Shaw, E. M. Dennison, C. Cooper

Older PeopleMedicineHealthLife Course AnalysisBiology


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


Health and social exclusion in older age: evidence from Understanding Society, the UK Household Longitudinal Study

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

Information And Communication TechnologiesOlder PeopleSocial ExclusionPublic PolicyHealth


Constructing the Age UK Index of Wellbeing in Older Age using Understanding Society data

José Iparraguirre

Older PeopleWell Being


Epigenetic profiles, ageing and social position

Amanda Hughes

Older PeopleScience And TechnologyHealthLife Course AnalysisSocial StratificationBiologyGenetics


Longitudinal associations between co-resident caregiving and problematic sleep among older adults

Emma Maun

Older PeopleHouseholdsWell BeingHealthCaregiving


Explaining the persistence of Labour Party partisanship among young ethnic minorities

Nicole Martin

PoliticsPsychologyElections. Electoral BehaviourYoung PeopleEthnic GroupsSociology Of Households


Melancholy politics: Brexit as a consequence of weakening mainstream party attachment in the United Kingdom

Gary Pollock

PoliticsPsychologySocial Attitudes


Random sampling and political opinion polling

Luke Taylor

PoliticsPublic OpinionElections. Electoral BehaviourSurvey Methodology


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

Vivian-Hiu-Tung So

PoliticsArea EffectsPsychologyHouseholdsSurvey MethodologySocial BehaviourSociology Of Households


Oxford textbook of geriatric medicine

Older PeopleMedicineGeneral Reference WorksDemographyPublic PolicyHealthBiology


New caregivers give up paid employment

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

DisabilityOlder PeopleLabour MarketCaregiving


Essays on political integration of ethnic minorities in the UK -PhD thesis-

Magdalena Borkowska

PoliticsPsychologySocial InclusionCitizenshipEthnic GroupsSocietiesRace Relations


Essays in labour economics: school leaving, unemployment and retirement -PhD thesis-

Alberto Tumino

Older PeopleYoung PeopleLabour MarketLabour EconomicsUnemploymentEconomicsLife Course Analysis


Ethnic elders and pension protection in the United Kingdom

Athina Vlachantoni, Zhixin Feng, Maria Evandrou, Jane Falkingham

Older PeoplePensionsPovertyWelfare BenefitsEthnic GroupsLife Course Analysis