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Economic well-being, UK: October to December 2017

Chris S. Payne, Vasileios Antonopoulos

EconomicsHousehold EconomicsWell BeingFinance


Measuring National Well-being: quality of life in the UK, 2018

Rhian Jones, Chris Randall

PsychologyDemographySocial ChangeLiving StandardsWell BeingSocieties


Leveraging DNA methylation quantitative trait loci to characterize the relationship between methylomic variation, gene expression and complex traits

Eilis Hannon, Tyler J. Gorrie-Stone, Melissa Smart, Joe Burrage, Amanda Hughes

Science And TechnologyResearchHealthBiologyGenetics


Social mobility and the well-being of individuals

Tak Wing Chan

PsychologySocial ExclusionSocial InclusionWell BeingSocial CapitalSociologySocial StratificationSocial Mobility


A novel variant in GLIS3 is associated with osteoarthritis

Elisabetta Casalone, Ioanna Tachmazidou, Eleni Zengini, Konstantinos Hatzikotoulas, Sophie Hackinger

MedicineScience And TechnologyHealthGenetics


How do teachers compare to nurses and police officers?

Jude Hillary, Joana Andrade, Jack Worth

EducationLabour MarketWages And EarningsWell Being


Gender differences in the associations between age trends of social media interaction and well-being among 10-15 year olds in the UK

Cara L. Booker, Yvonne J. Kelly, Amanda Sacker

Information And Communication TechnologiesSocial NetworksPsychologyTime UseYoung PeopleWell BeingHealthLife Course AnalysisSocial Behaviour


Significant indicators and determinants of happiness: evidence from a UK survey and revealed by a data-driven systems modelling approach

Yuanlin Gu, Hua-Liang Wei

ComputingWell Being


Children’s well-being and social relationships, UK: 2018

Edward Pyle, Charlotte Hassell

PsychologySocial ChangeYoung PeopleChild DevelopmentWell BeingSocial PolicySociology Of Households


Crumbling futures: why vulnerable 16 and 17 year olds need more support as they move into adulthood

Iryna Pona, Alexandra Turner

Social NetworksPsychologyYoung PeopleWell BeingLife Course Analysis


How do the post-World War baby boom generations compare?

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Older PeopleDemographyWell BeingLife Course Analysis


Parental conflict indicator - data for 2011-12 - 2015-16

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Lone ParentsYoung PeopleChild DevelopmentUnemploymentWell BeingSociology Of HouseholdsSocial Psychology


Re-employment, job quality, health and allostatic load biomarkers: prospective evidence from the UK Household Longitudinal Study

Tarani Chandola, Nan Zhang

Labour MarketUnemploymentWell BeingHealthBiology


The oldest old and the risk of social exclusion

Wesley Key, Martin Culliney

Older PeopleArea EffectsSocial NetworksSocial ExclusionWell Being


Taking pleasure from neighbours’ misfortune: comparison effects, social norms and the well-being of the unemployed

Peter Howley, Sarah Knight

Area EffectsSocial NetworksPsychologyLabour MarketUnemploymentEconomicsWell BeingSocial Psychology


Timing of poverty in childhood and adolescent health: evidence from the US and UK

Michael J. Green, Haley Stritzel, Chelsea Smith, Frank Popham, Robert Crosnoe

Drug/Alcohol AbuseDisabilityYoung PeopleChild DevelopmentPovertyWell BeingHealthLife Course Analysis


Protein-altering variants associated with body mass index implicate pathways that control energy intake and expenditure in obesity

Valérie Turcot, Yingchang Lu, Heather M. Highland, Claudia Schurmann, Anne E. Justice

MedicineScience And TechnologyHealthBiologyGenetics


Economic well-being, UK: July to September 2017

Dominic Webber, Vasileios Antonopoulos

EconomicsHousehold EconomicsWell BeingFinance


Financial strain in the United Kingdom

Declan French

PsychologyEconomicsIncome DynamicsHousehold EconomicsDebt: IndebtednessWell BeingHealthEconomic Policy


Is the grass greener beyond teaching?

Susan Bamford, Jack Worth

EducationLabour MarketPublic PolicyWell Being


Gene-environment interactions between education and body mass: evidence from the UK and Finland

Vikesh Amin, Petri Böckerman, Jutta Viinikainen, Melissa Smart, Yanchun Bao

EducationHealthBiologyGenetics


Who got the Brexit blues? Using a quasi-experiment to show the effect of Brexit on subjective wellbeing in the UK

Nattavudh Powdthavee, Anke C. Plagnol, Paul Frijters, Andrew E. Clark

PoliticsPublic OpinionPsychologyElections. Electoral BehaviourWell Being


Associations of C-reactive protein and psychological distress are modified by antidepressants, supporting an inflammatory depression subtype: findings from UKHLS

Amanda Hughes, Meena Kumari

PsychologyMedicineWell BeingHealthBiology


Young, female and forgotten? Final report

Sue Maguire, Emma Mckay

Young PeopleLabour MarketUnemploymentPublic PolicyWell BeingLife Course AnalysisSocial Policy


Education, income and happiness: panel evidence for the UK

Felix FitzRoy, Michael Nolan

PsychologyEducationEconomicsIncome DynamicsWell BeingLife Course AnalysisHigher Education