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Disabled people’s travel behaviour and attitudes to travel

Elizabeth Clery, Zsolt Kiss, Eleanor Taylor, Valdeep Gill

DisabilityPublic OpinionTravel


Young people's development and the Great Recession: uncertain transitions and precarious futures

Young PeopleEducationLabour MarketHouseholdsEconomicsWell BeingLife Course Analysis


The post-crisis growth in the self-employed: volunteers or reluctant recruits?

Andrew Henley

Regional EconomicsLabour MarketUnemploymentOrganizations And FirmsEconomics


Overstretched, overdrawn, undeserved: financial difficulty and mental health at work

Katie Evans, Merlyn Holkar, Nic Murray

PsychologySociology Of LabourLabour MarketEconomicsHousehold EconomicsWell BeingHealthFinance


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


Country level analyses of mechanisms and interrelationships between labour market insecurity and autonomy

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Young PeopleLabour MarketHouseholdsUnemploymentEconomicsFamily Formation And DissolutionLife Course AnalysisHousing Market


When will people pay to pollute? Environmental taxes, political trust and experimental evidence from Britain

Malcolm Fairbrother

PoliticsPublic OpinionPsychologyGeographySocial CapitalTaxationSurveysSocial Behaviour


The income-health gradient: evidence from self-reported health and biomarkers using longitudinal data on income

Apostolos Davillas, Andrew M. Jones, Michaela Benzeval

MedicineEconomicsHealthBiology


The income-health gradient: evidence from self-reported health and biomarkers using longitudinal data on income

Apostolos Davillas, Andrew M. Jones, Michaela Benzeval

MedicineEconomicsHealthBiology


The homelessness monitor: England 2017

Suzanne Fitzpatrick, Hal Pawson, Glen Bramley, Steve Wilcox, Beth Watts

Social ExclusionEconomicsPovertyPublic PolicyFamily Formation And DissolutionHousing Market


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

Adam Corlett

Older PeopleSocial ChangeYoung PeopleEconomicsIncome Dynamics


Less money or better health? Evaluating individual’s willingness to make trade-offs using life satisfaction data

Peter Howley

PsychologyEconomicsIncome DynamicsWell BeingHealth


The financial position of British households: evidence from the 2016 NMG Consulting survey

Philip Bunn, Nicola Shadbolt, Tamara Li, Thomas Stratton

EconomicsSavings And AssetsDebt: IndebtednessFinanceHousing Market


Social and political attitudes of people on low incomes

Allison Dunatchik, Malen Davies, Julia Griggs, Fatima Hussain, Curtis Jessop

PoliticsPublic OpinionSocial ExclusionPovertySocial CapitalSocial AttitudesSocial Psychology


Privatizing participation? The impact of private welfare provision on democratic accountability

Jane Gingrich, Sara Watson

PoliticsDisabilityPublic OpinionPsychologyElections. Electoral BehaviourLabour MarketWelfare BenefitsSocieties


Concordance of health states in couples. Analysis of self-reported, nurse administered and blood-based biomarker data in Understanding Society

Apostolos Davillas, Stephen Pudney

MedicineEconomicsHealthBiology


The employment divide: is it possible to simplify the distinction between self-employment and employment?

Emran Mian

Management: BusinessLabour MarketLabour EconomicsOrganizations And FirmsEconomicsPublic PolicyWages And EarningsTaxation


Financial stability report

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EconomicsDebt: IndebtednessFinanceHousing Market


Does repeated measurement improve income data quality?

Paul Fisher

EconomicsSurvey MethodologyIncome Dynamics


Who and where are the self-employed job creators?

Andrew Henley

Management: BusinessLabour MarketEconomics


Economic well-being: quarter 2, April to June 2016

Dominic Webber, Lee Mallett

EconomicsHousehold EconomicsWell BeingFinance


Financial review of early learning and childcare in Scotland: the current landscape

EducationChild DevelopmentEconomicsPublic PolicyFinanceCaregiving


The Welsh Single-Use Carrier Bag Charge and behavioural spillover

Gregory Owen Thomas, Wouter Poortinga, Elena Sautkina

Environmental SociologyArea EffectsPsychologyEconomicsSocial AttitudesSocial Behaviour


Financial stability report

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EconomicsDebt: IndebtednessFinanceHousing Market


The importance of housing for self-employment

Darja Reuschke

GeographyManagement: BusinessLabour MarketEconomicsHousing Market