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The financial position of British households: evidence from the 2017 NMG Consulting survey

Philippe Bracke, Hasdeep Sethi, Emma Rockall, Catherine Shaw

EconomicsSavings And AssetsDebt: IndebtednessFinanceHousing Market


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

Andrew Henley

Regional EconomicsLabour MarketUnemploymentOrganizations And FirmsEconomics


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


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


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

Jane Gingrich, Sara Watson

PoliticsDisabilityPublic OpinionPsychologyElections. Electoral BehaviourLabour MarketWelfare BenefitsSocieties


Assortative mating on educational attainment leads to genetic spousal resemblance for causal alleles

David Hugh-Jones, Karin J. H. Verweij, Beate St. Pourcain, Abdel Abdellaoui

Science And TechnologyEducationFamily Formation And DissolutionSocial StratificationBiologyGenetics


Alternative measures to BMI: exploring income-related inequalities in adiposity in Great Britain

Apostolos Davillas, Michaela Benzeval

Income DynamicsHealthFinanceSocial StratificationBiology


Educational aspirations among UK young teenagers: exploring the role of gender, class and ethnicity

Ann Berrington, Steven Roberts, Peter Tammes

PsychologyYoung PeopleEthnic GroupsSocial StratificationHigher Education


The Welsh Single-Use Carrier Bag Charge and behavioural spillover

Gregory Owen Thomas, Wouter Poortinga, Elena Sautkina

Environmental SociologyArea EffectsPsychologyEconomicsSocial AttitudesSocial Behaviour


Class matters: a study of minority and majority social mobility in Britain, 1982–2011

Yaojun Li, Anthony Heath

Social StructureMigrationEthnic GroupsSocial StratificationSocial Mobility


Association between lipid biomarkers, physical activity, and socioeconomic status in a population-based cross-sectional study in the UK

Heather Brown, Frauke Becker

MedicineHealthSportSocial StratificationBiology


The importance of housing for self-employment

Darja Reuschke

GeographyManagement: BusinessLabour MarketEconomicsHousing Market


Pinning down subjective valuations: a well-being-analysis approach to eminent domain

Maria M. Maciá

Law And LegislationEconomicsPublic PolicyGovernmentWell BeingFinanceHousing Market


Housing need outcomes in England through changing times: demographic, market and policy drivers of change

Glen Bramley

Area EffectsRegional EconomicsDemographyLabour MarketEconomicsPovertyPublic PolicyFamily Formation And DissolutionHousing Market


Social mobility, social network and subjective well-being in the UK

Yaojun Li

Social NetworksWell BeingSocial CapitalHealthSocial StratificationSocial Mobility


IQ and socio-economic development across local authorities of the UK

Noah Carl

DisabilityArea EffectsPsychologyLone ParentsSocial DevelopmentUnemploymentGovernmentHealthSocial Stratification


Work–life balance/imbalance: the dominance of the middle class and the neglect of the working class

Tracey Warren

Labour MarketEconomicsWell BeingSocial StratificationSociology Of Households


How natural disasters can affect environmental concerns, risk aversion, and even politics: evidence from Fukushima and three European countries

Jan Goebel, Christian Krekel, Tim Tiefenbach, Nicolas R. Ziebarth

PoliticsEnvironmental SociologyScience And TechnologyEconomics


Secularising selfhood: what can polling data on the personal saliency of religion tell us about the scale and chronology of secularisation in modern Britain?

Clive D. Field

PsychologyReligionSocial ChangeSocietiesSurveys


Work-time underemployment and financial hardship: class inequalities and recession in the UK

Tracey Warren

Labour MarketEconomicsWages And EarningsSocial Stratification


Do parents matter? Revisiting ethnic penalties in occupation among second generation ethnic minorities in England and Wales

Carolina V. Zuccotti

Labour MarketEthnic GroupsSocial Stratification


The mobility problem in Britain: new findings from the analysis of birth cohort data

Erzsébet Bukodi, John H. Goldthorpe, Lorraine Waller, Jouni Kuha

SociologySocial StratificationSocial Mobility


Housework as 'family practices' in transnational couples: an exploratory study of middle-class Indians in the UK

Lotika Singha

Social SciencesMigrationFamily Formation And DissolutionEthnic GroupsLife Course AnalysisSocial StratificationSocial BehaviourSociology Of Households


Can encouraging respondents to contact interviewers to make appointments reduce fieldwork effort? Evidence from a randomized experiment in the UK

Matt Brown, Lisa Calderwood

EconomicsSurvey MethodologySocial Psychology