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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


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


The relationship between engagement in sport or physical activity and subjective wellbeing among young, healthy adults: secondary analysis

Paul Dolan, Stefano Testoni

PsychologyYoung PeopleWell BeingHealthSport


Culture, sport and wellbeing: findings from the Understanding Society youth survey

Jane Lakey, Neil Smith, Anni Oskala, Sally McManus

PsychologyYoung PeopleWell BeingHealthSportArtsLife Course Analysis


The effect of demographic and lifestyle factors on mode of travel in school-aged children in the UK: a cross-sectional study from Understanding Society

Sahar Fadl, Omer Kheir

Young PeopleEducationHealthSportTravel


Epidemiology of sarcopenia: determinants throughout the lifecourse

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

Older PeopleMedicineHealthLife Course AnalysisBiology


Culture, sport and wellbeing: findings from the Understanding Society adult survey

Jane Lakey, Neil Smith, Anni Oskala, Sally McManus

HouseholdsWell BeingHealthSportArtsLife Course AnalysisSocial Behaviour


Culture, sport and wellbeing: findings from the Understanding Society adult survey. Appendix B: tables

Jane Lakey, Neil Smith, Anni Oskala, Sally McManus

HouseholdsWell BeingHealthSportArtsLife Course AnalysisSocial Behaviour


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


Does leisure engagement affect wellbeing? Health, wellbeing and leisure engagement among adults and young people

Jane Lakey

Well BeingHealthSportArts


What impact does sport and dance participation have on young people’s wellbeing? How can we turn the evidence into action?

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PsychologyYoung PeopleWell BeingHealthSport


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 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


A summary of Age UK's index of wellbeing in later life

Marcus Green, José Iparraguirre, Susan Davidson, Phil Rossall, Asghar Zaidi

Older PeopleWell Being


Subjective well-being and engagement in arts, culture and sport

Daniel Wheatley, Craig Bickerton

Well BeingHealthSportArts


Briefing: health and care of older people in England 2017

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Older PeoplePublic PolicyWell BeingHealthCaregiving


As time goes by: shifting incomes and inequality between and within generations

Adam Corlett

Older PeopleSocial ChangeYoung PeopleEconomicsIncome Dynamics


Health and well-being of older women living alone in British households: selected findings from the British Household Panel Survey

Hafiz T.A. Khan, Trish Hafford-Letchfield, Nicky Lambert

Older PeopleHouseholdsWell BeingHealthLife Course Analysis