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Social identity, personality and connectedness: probing the identity and community divides behind Brexit

Siobhan McAndrew, Paula Surridge, Neema Begum

PoliticsSocial GroupsPublic OpinionSocial NetworksPsychologyElections. Electoral BehaviourDemographyEthnic GroupsSocial CapitalSocial AttitudesSocial StratificationSocial PsychologyRace Relations


Socio-economic gaps in university enrollment: the role of perceived pecuniary and non-pecuniary returns

Teodora Boneva, Christopher Rauh

PsychologyEducationEconomicsSocial StratificationHigher Education


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

Juliet Stone, Ann Berrington

HouseholdsChildbearing: FertilityWelfare BenefitsIncome DynamicsSocial StratificationSocial PolicyHousing Market


Recording sexual orientation in the UK: pooling data for statistical power

Joanna Semlyen

Statistical AnalysisPsychologyWell BeingHealthSurveys


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


A longitudinal analysis of family forms, ethnicity and life chances

Polly Mckinlay

Child DevelopmentFamily Formation And DissolutionChildbearing: FertilityEthnic GroupsLife Course AnalysisSocial StratificationSociology Of Households


Smoking history and genome wide DNA methylation in Understanding Society (wave 3)

Alex Andrayas

Drug/Alcohol AbuseScience And TechnologyHealthSocial StratificationBiologyGenetics


Epigenetic profiles, ageing and social position

Amanda Hughes

Older PeopleScience And TechnologyHealthLife Course AnalysisSocial StratificationBiologyGenetics


Who benefits from flexible working? Gender and socioeconomic inequalities in 'flexible' work

Nicola Spencer Godfrey

Social ChangeLabour MarketHouseholdsSocial Stratification


Family dynamics and young adults’ homeownership transitions in Britain, Germany and Australia

Sait Bayrakdar

Young PeopleHouseholdsFamily Formation And DissolutionLife Course AnalysisSocial StratificationHousing Market


Do grandparents matter? Three-generational social mobility in Britain

Min Zhang

EducationSocial StratificationSocial Mobility


DWP’s new Income Dynamics publication

Peter Matejic

Statistical AnalysisHouseholdsPovertyPublic PolicyIncome Dynamics


Persistent poverty in Scotland 2010-2015

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Area EffectsStatistical AnalysisDemographyHouseholdsPovertyGovernmentIncome DynamicsSocial Policy


Social patterning in biomarkers of health, an analysis of health inequalities using Understanding Society: the UK Household Longitudinal Study -PhD thesis-

Caroline Carney

EconomicsPovertyWell BeingHealthLife Course AnalysisSurveysSocial StratificationBiology


Socio-economic inequalities in C-reactive protein and fibrinogen across the adult age span: findings from Understanding Society

Apostolos Davillas, Michaela Benzeval, Meena Kumari

Science And TechnologyHealthLife Course AnalysisSocial StratificationBiology


Social stratification of education by ethnic minority groups over generations in the UK

Laurence Lessard-Phillips, Yaojun Li

DemographyMigrationEducationEthnic GroupsSocial StratificationHigher Education


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

Tarra Lynn Penney

Area EffectsGeographyHealthSocial Stratification


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


Explaining conflicting results in research on the heterogeneous effects of parental separation on children’s educational attainment according to social background

Fabrizio Bernardi, Diederik Boertien

Young PeopleEducationChild DevelopmentHouseholdsEconomicsFamily Formation And DissolutionSocial Stratification


Income dynamics: background information and methodology

Peter Matejic

Statistical AnalysisDemographyHouseholdsPovertyPublic PolicyIncome Dynamics


Income dynamics: income movements and the persistence of low incomes - data for 2010-2015

Peter Matejic

Statistical AnalysisDemographyHouseholdsPovertyPublic PolicyIncome Dynamics


Social mobility and the wellbeing of individuals

Tak Wing Chan

PsychologySocial ExclusionSocial InclusionWell BeingSocial CapitalSociologySocial StratificationSocial Mobility


Producing modelled estimates of the size of the lesbian, gay and bisexual (LGB) population of England - technical report 1: review of LGB measures

Sanne van Kampen, Mauro Fornasiero, William Lee, Kerryn Husk

Social GroupsSocial SciencesStatistical AnalysisDemographyPublic PolicyHealthSurveysSociology


Youth social citizenship and class inequalities in transitions to adulthood in the UK

Ann Berrington, Adriana Duta, Paul Wakeling

Young PeopleLabour MarketPublic PolicyLife Course AnalysisSocial StratificationHigher Education