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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


Concordance of health states in couples: analysis of self-reported, nurse administered and blood-based biomarker data in the UK Understanding Society panel

Apostolos Davillas, Stephen Pudney

MedicineEconomicsHealthBiology


Motherhood, employment, and the dynamics of women’s gender attitudes

Muzhi Zhou

PsychologyLabour MarketChildbearing: FertilityLife Course AnalysisSocial AttitudesSociology Of HouseholdsCaregiving


The million dollar be-question: inheritances, gifts, and their implications for generational living standards

Laura Gardiner

Older PeopleYoung PeopleLiving StandardsSavings And AssetsFinance


Cash or carry? Fathers combining work and care in the UK - Conclusions & recommendations

Adrienne Burgess, Jeremy Davies

Time UseYoung PeopleChild DevelopmentLabour MarketPublic PolicySociology Of HouseholdsCaregiving


Cash or carry? Fathers combining work and care in the UK - Executive summary

Adrienne Burgess, Jeremy Davies

Time UseYoung PeopleChild DevelopmentLabour MarketPublic PolicySociology Of HouseholdsCaregiving


Cash or carry? Fathers combining work and care in the UK

Adrienne Burgess, Jeremy Davies

Time UseYoung PeopleChild DevelopmentLabour MarketPublic PolicySociology Of HouseholdsCaregiving


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


As good as it gets? The adequacy of retirement income for current and future generations

David Finch, Laura Gardiner

Older PeoplePensionsPovertyLiving StandardsPublic PolicyIncome DynamicsWages And Earnings


Young, female and forgotten? Final report

Sue Maguire, Emma Mckay

Young PeopleLabour MarketUnemploymentPublic PolicyWell BeingLife Course AnalysisSocial Policy


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


Gender and unemployment. Analysis of Understanding Society: the UK Household Longitudinal Survey. Technical report and appendices

Simonetta Longhi, Alita Nandi, Mark L. Bryan, Sara Connolly, Cigdem Gedikli

PsychologyLabour MarketUnemploymentWell BeingLife Course AnalysisSociology


Gender and unemployment. How does unemployment and job loss affect men and women?

Simonetta Longhi, Alita Nandi, Mark L. Bryan, Sara Connolly, Cigdem Gedikli

PsychologyLabour MarketUnemploymentWell BeingLife Course AnalysisSociology


New blood pressure–associated loci identified in meta-analyses of 475 000 individuals

Aldi T. Kraja, James P. Cook, Helen R. Warren, Praveen Surendran, Chunyu Liu

MedicineScience And TechnologyHealthBiologyGenetics


The Commuting and Wellbeing study: understanding the impact of commuting on people's lives

Kiron Chatterjee, Ben Clark, Adam Martin, Adrian Davis

PsychologyTime UseLabour MarketWell BeingHealthTransportCommutingTravel


Gender and unemployment. Analysis of Understanding Society: the UK Household Longitudinal Survey. Summary report

Simonetta Longhi, Alita Nandi, Mark L. Bryan, Sara Connolly, Cigdem Gedikli

PsychologyLabour MarketUnemploymentWell BeingLife Course AnalysisSociology


How entry into parenthood shapes gender role attitudes: new evidence from longitudinal UK data

Elena Grinza, Francesco Devicienti, Mariacristina Rossi, Davide Vannoni

PsychologyLabour MarketChildbearing: FertilityLife Course AnalysisSocial AttitudesSociology Of HouseholdsCaregivingBiology


How entry into parenthood shapes gender role attitudes: new evidence from longitudinal UK data

Elena Grinza, Francesco Devicienti, Mariacristina Rossi, Davide Vannoni

PsychologyLabour MarketChildbearing: FertilityLife Course AnalysisSocial AttitudesSociology Of HouseholdsCaregivingBiology


Vitamin D and cognitive function: a Mendelian randomisation study

Jane Maddock, Ang Zhou, Alana Cavadino, Elżbieta Kuźma, Yanchun Bao

Older PeoplePsychologyScience And TechnologyHealthLife Course AnalysisGenetics


The relationship between engagement in sport or physical activity and subjective wellbeing among young, healthy adults: secondary analysis

Paul Dolan, Stefano Testoni

PsychologyYoung PeopleWell BeingHealthSport


Work autonomy, flexibility and work-life balance: final report

Heejung Chung

Labour MarketWell Being


Genetic analysis of over one million people identifies 535 novel loci for blood pressure

Evangelos Evangelou, Helen R. Warren, David Mosen-Ansorena, Borbala Mifsud, Raha Pazoki

MedicineScience And TechnologyHealthBiologyGenetics


Culture, sport and wellbeing: findings from the Understanding Society youth survey

Jane Lakey, Neil Smith, Anni Oskala, Sally McManus

PsychologyYoung PeopleWell BeingHealthSportArtsLife Course Analysis


A Genome-Wide Association Study of Dupuytren disease reveals 17 additional variants implicated in fibrosis

Michael Ng, Dipti Thakkar, Lorraine Southam, Paul Werker, Roel Ophoff

MedicineHealthBiologyGenetics