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The effect of health on social capital; a longitudinal observation study of the UK

Paul Downward, Simona Rasciute, Harish Kumar

Social GroupsSocial NetworksWell BeingSocial CapitalHealthLife Course Analysis


Does volunteering make us happier, or are happier people more likely to volunteer? Addressing the problem of reverse causality when estimating the wellbeing impacts of volunteering

Ricky N. Lawton, Iulian Gramatki, Will Watt, Daniel Fujiwara

PsychologyWell BeingHealthSocial Behaviour


Disability discrimination and well-being in the United Kingdom: a prospective cohort study

Ruth A. Hackett, Andrew Steptoe, Raymond P. Lang, Sarah E. Jackson

DisabilityWell BeingHealthSocial Psychology


Effects on mental health of a UK welfare reform, Universal Credit: a longitudinal controlled study

Sophie Wickham, Lee Bentley, Tanith Rose, Margaret Whitehead, David Taylor-Robinson

Area EffectsPsychologyGeographyUnemploymentPublic PolicyWelfare BenefitsWell BeingHealth


Religiosity and mental wellbeing among members of majority and minority religions: findings from Understanding Society, The UK Household Longitudinal Study

Ozan Aksoy, David Bann, Meg E. Fluharty, Alita Nandi

Social GroupsReligionWell BeingHealthSocial Behaviour


The role of labour unions in explaining workers’ mental and physical health in Great Britain. A longitudinal approach

Jacques Wels

Sociology Of LabourWell BeingHealth


The effects of Uber diffusion on mental health in the UK

Bénédicte Apouey, Mark Stabile

PsychologyGeographyLabour MarketEconomicsWell BeingHealthTransport


Population priorities for successful aging: a randomized vignette experiment

Elise Whitley, Michaela Benzeval, Frank Popham

Older PeopleDemographySurvey MethodologyWell BeingHealthLife Course Analysis


Arts, mental distress, mental health functioning & life satisfaction: fixed-effects analyses of a nationally-representative panel study

Senhu Wang, Hei Wan Mak, Daisy Fancourt

PsychologyWell BeingHealthArts


Neighbourhood deprivation, life satisfaction and earnings: comparative analyses of neighbourhood effects at bespoke scales

Gundi Knies, Patricia C. Melo, Min Zhang

Area EffectsGeographyPovertyWages And EarningsWell Being


Understanding the friendship networks of older Black and Minority Ethnic people living in the United Kingdom

Brenda Hayanga, Dylan Kneale, Ann Phoenix

Social GroupsOlder PeopleSocial NetworksSocial ExclusionSocial InclusionEthnic GroupsWell BeingSocial Behaviour


Pro-environmental behaviours and attitudes are associated with health, wellbeing and life satisfaction in multiple occupancy households in the UK Household Longitudinal Study

Gopalakrishnan Netuveli, Paul Watts

Environmental SociologyWell BeingHealthSocial AttitudesSocial BehaviourSociology Of HouseholdsSocial Psychology


Gender, nonstandard schedules, and partnership quality in the UK: exploring heterogeneous effects through a quasi-experiment

Riley Taiji

Labour MarketWell BeingSociology Of Households


Mental health and ethnic density among adolescents in England: a cross-sectional study

Jeun Jun, Stephen Jivraj, Keishia Taylor

Area EffectsGeographyDemographyYoung PeoplePovertyEthnic GroupsWell BeingHealthSocial Psychology


The internet and children’s psychological wellbeing

Emily McDool, Philip Powell, Jennifer Roberts, Karl Taylor

Information And Communication TechnologiesArea EffectsSocial NetworksPsychologyTime UseGeographyYoung PeopleChild DevelopmentWell BeingSocial CapitalHealthSocial Behaviour


Boomerang kids and parents’ well-being: adaptation, stressors, and social norms

Marco Tosi

Older PeopleEconomicsWell BeingHealthLife Course AnalysisSociology Of HouseholdsSocial Psychology


Work–family lifecourses and later-life health in the United Kingdom

Marco Tosi, Emily Grundy

Older PeopleSocial NetworksLabour MarketWell BeingHealthLife Course AnalysisSocial StratificationSociology Of Households


Systematic underestimation of the epigenetic clock and age acceleration in older subjects

Louis Y. El Khoury, Tyler Gorrie-Stone, Melissa Smart, Amanda Hughes, Yanchun Bao

Older PeopleLife Course AnalysisBiologyGenetics


Understanding the population structure of the GHQ-12: methodological considerations in dimensionally complex measurement outcomes

Gareth J. Griffith, Kelvyn Jones

Statistical AnalysisWell BeingHealth


Happiness and voting: evidence from four decades of elections in Europe

George Ward

PoliticsPsychologyElections. Electoral BehaviourPublic PolicyGovernmentWell BeingFinance


The Big-Five personality factors, mental health, and social-demographic indicators as independent predictors of gratification delay

Adrian Furnham, Helen Cheng

PsychologyDemographyWell BeingHealthSocial Stratification


The partner pay gap - associations between spouses’ relative earnings and life satisfaction among couples in the UK

Vanessa Gash, Anke C. Plagnol

PsychologyLabour MarketIncome DynamicsWages And EarningsHousehold EconomicsWell BeingSociology Of Households


Phenome-wide association analysis of LDL-cholesterol lowering genetic variants in PCSK9

Amand F. Schmidt, Michael V. Holmes, David Preiss, Daniel I. Swerdlow, Ghazaleh Fatemifar

HealthBiologyGenetics


An integrated approach to bias in a longitudinal survey in the United Kingdom: assessing construct, method, and item bias in the General Health Questionnaire (GHQ-12)

Isabel Benítez, Byron G. Adams, Jia He

PsychologyDemographyMigrationSurvey MethodologyEthnic GroupsWell BeingHealthSurveys


State of the nation 2019: children and young people’s wellbeing. Research report

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PsychologyYoung PeopleChild DevelopmentWell BeingHealth