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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


Insights 2016: findings from the largest longitudinal study of UK households

Social SciencesSocial ChangeHouseholdsPublic PolicyResearchLife Course AnalysisSurveys


Foreword

David Walker

Social ChangeHouseholdsResearchSocietiesLife Course AnalysisSurveys


Introduction

Michaela Benzeval

PoliticsSocial ChangeEducationLabour MarketHouseholdsPublic PolicyResearchSocietiesHealthLife Course AnalysisSurveys


Assessing the role of insulin-like growth factors and binding proteins in prostate cancer using Mendelian randomization: genetic variants as instruments for circulating levels

Carolina Bonilla, Sarah J. Lewis, Mari-Anne Rowlands, Tom R. Gaunt, George Davey Smith

MedicineHealthBiologyGenetics


How do biomarkers and genetics contribute to Understanding Society? -25th Anniversary editorial-

Michaela Benzeval, Meena Kumari, Andrew M. Jones

Social SciencesMedicineScience And TechnologyResearchLife Course AnalysisSurveysBiologyGenetics


Trans-ancestry meta-analyses identify rare and common variants associated with blood pressure and hypertension

Praveen Surendran, Fotios Drenos, Robin Young, Helen Warren, James P. Cook

MedicineScience And TechnologyHealthBiologyGenetics


Measuring National Well-being in the UK, domains and measures: Sept 2016

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Social ChangePublic PolicyWell BeingSocieties


Partnership patterns and homeownership: a cross-country comparison of Germany, the Netherlands and the United Kingdom

Michael J. Thomas, Clara H. Mulder

Social StructureSocial ChangeFamily Formation And DissolutionWelfare BenefitsHousing Market


Destitution in the UK

Suzanne Fitzpatrick, Glen Bramley, Filip Sosenko, Janice Blenkinsopp, Sarah Johnsen

Area EffectsDemographySocial ChangeHouseholdsPovertyIncome Dynamics


Longer lives, stronger families? The changing nature of intergenerational support

Nigel Keohane

Older PeopleSocial NetworksSocial ChangeSocial CapitalLife Course AnalysisFinanceSociology Of HouseholdsCaregiving


Meta-analysis of summary statistics from quantitative trait association studies with unknown sample overlap -conference paper abstract-

Arthur Gilly, Ioanna Tachmazidou, Eleftheria Zeggini

MedicineResearchBiologyGenetics


Out of the blue: family breakdown in the UK

Harry Benson, Spencer James

Social ChangeFamily Formation And DissolutionSociology Of HouseholdsSocial Psychology


Family instability throughout childhood: new estimates from the British Household Panel Survey and Understanding Society

Mike Brewer, Alita Nandi

Lone ParentsSocial ChangeYoung PeopleFamily Formation And Dissolution


Heritability and genetic association analysis of two cognition phenotypes in white European adults

Delilah Zabaneh

MedicineScience And TechnologyHealthBiologyGenetics


Using genome-wide data to examine the association between Body Mass Index (BMI) and sleep

Victoria Garfield

MedicineScience And TechnologyHealthBiologyGenetics


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


Height-reducing variants and selection for short stature in Sardinia

Magdalena Zoledziewska, Carlo Sidore, Charleston W. K. Chiang, Serena Sanna, Antonella Mulas

MedicineScience And TechnologyHealthBiologyGenetics


Residential energy expenditures and the relevance of changes in household circumstances

Simonetta Longhi

Environmental SociologySocial ChangeHouseholds


Get married before you have children

Harry Benson

Social ChangeFamily Formation And DissolutionChildbearing: Fertility


Leukemia-associated somatic mutations drive distinct patterns of age-related clonal hemopoiesis

Thomas McKerrell, Naomi Park, Thaidy Moreno, Carolyn Grove, Hannes Ponstingl

Older PeopleMedicineHealthBiologyGenetics


Cohabitation trends and patterns in the UK

Ann Berrington, Juliet Stone

DemographySocial ChangeYoung PeopleFamily Formation And DissolutionChildbearing: Fertility


Changing places

Eric Kaufmann, Gareth Harris

DemographyMigrationSocial ChangeEthnic GroupsSocial AttitudesRace Relations


Breakthrough Britain 2015: fully committed? How a Government could reverse family breakdown

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Lone ParentsSocial ChangePublic PolicyFamily Formation And Dissolution


Cultural diversity and subjective well-being

Simonetta Longhi

Area EffectsSocial ChangeEthnic GroupsWell Being