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The health of parents with and without intellectual impairment in the UK

E. Emerson, G. Llewellyn, C. Hatton, G. Hindmarsh, J. Robertson

DisabilityHouseholdsWell BeingHealth


Ethnicity and occupational pension membership in the UK

Athina Vlachantoni, Zhixin Feng, Maria Evandrou, Jane Falkingham

PensionsLabour MarketPovertyEthnic Groups


The homelessness monitor: Scotland 2015

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

Social ExclusionEconomicsPovertyPublic PolicyFamily Formation And DissolutionHousing Market


CSI 15: the uneven distribution and decline of social capital in Britain

Lindsay Richards, Anthony Heath

Social NetworksEducationEthnic GroupsSocietiesSocial Capital


Do active labour market policies promote the well-being, health and social capital of the unemployed? Evidence from the UK

Daniel Sage

Training: Labour MarketLabour MarketUnemploymentPublic PolicyWell BeingSocial CapitalHealthSocial Policy


Age and income-related inequalities in C-reactive protein: evidence from Understanding Society (UKHLS)

Apostolos Davillas, Michaela Benzeval, Meena Kumari

MedicineIncome DynamicsHealthLife Course AnalysisBiology


Older owners: research on the lives, aspirations and housing outcomes of older homeowners in the UK

James Lloyd, Will Parry

DisabilityOlder PeopleArea EffectsDemographyIncome DynamicsHealthHousing MarketCaregiving


Measuring National Well-being: insights into children's mental health and well-being

Rachel Beardsmore

PsychologyYoung PeopleWell BeingHealthSocial Psychology


Household location and income: a spatial analysis for British cities

David Cuberes, Jennifer Roberts

Area EffectsGeographyUrban EconomyLabour MarketHouseholdsUnemploymentPovertyIncome Dynamics


Survey response behaviour and the dynamics of self-reported health and disability: an experimental analysis

Annette Jäckle, Stephen Pudney

DisabilitySurvey MethodologyHealth


Marital status, relationship distress, and self-rated health: what role for 'sleep problems'?

Robert Meadows, Sara Arber

Family Formation And DissolutionWell BeingHealth


Life at both ends of the ladder: education-based identification and its association with well-being and social attitudes

Toon Kuppens, Matthew J. Easterbrook, Russell Spears, Antony S. R. Manstead

EducationWell BeingSocial CapitalSocial AttitudesHigher EducationSocial Psychology


OP96 Associations between active commuting behaviours and blood biomarkers for cardiovascular disease: evidence from the UK Household Longitudinal Study -conference paper abstract-

E. Flint, S. Cummins

MedicineHealthCommutingBiology


The role of parental education and income in children’s aspirations for higher education: a causal estimation

Tina Rampino

Social GroupsYoung PeopleEducationHousehold EconomicsSocial StratificationHigher Education


Examining youth educational and occupational aspirations: sibling configuration and family background -PhD thesis-

Feifei Bu

Young PeopleEducationLabour MarketHigher EducationSocial Psychology


Do siblings matter? The effect of siblings on socio-emotional development and educational aspirations among early adolescents

Deniz Yucel, Anastasia Vogt Yuan

Young PeopleEducationChild DevelopmentSociology Of HouseholdsSocial Psychology


Income-related inequalities in adiposity in Great Britain: evidence from multiple adiposity measures

Apostolos Davillas, Michaela Benzeval

MedicineIncome DynamicsHealth


The homelessness monitor: Wales 2015

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

Social ExclusionEconomicsPovertyPublic PolicyFamily Formation And DissolutionHousing Market


Income-related inequalities in adiposity in the United Kingdom: evidence from multiple adiposity measures

Apostolos Davillas, Michaela Benzeval

MedicineIncome DynamicsHealth


Longitudinal associations between social website use and happiness in young people

Cara L. Booker, Amanda Sacker, Yvonne Kelly

Information And Communication TechnologiesYoung PeopleWell BeingHealth


Social patterning in grip strength across the life course: a cross sectional analysis using Understanding Society

Caroline Carney

MedicineHealthLife Course AnalysisSocial Stratification


Survey design, survey response behaviour and the dynamics of self-reported health and disability

Stephen Pudney, Annette Jäckle

DisabilitySurvey MethodologyHealth


School quality and parental investments into children

Birgitta Rabe, Ellen Greaves, Imran Rasul, Iftikhar Hussain

EducationChild Development


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