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Variations in cognitive abilities across the life course: cross-sectional evidence from Understanding Society: the UK Household Longitudinal Study

Elise Whitley, Ian J. Deary, Stuart J. Ritchie, G. David Batty, Meena Kumari

Older PeoplePsychologyWell BeingHealthLife Course Analysis


Later life in the United Kingdom: October 2016

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Older PeopleStatistical AnalysisWell BeingSocial CapitalCaregiving


The dynamic effects of retirement on well-being

Dusanee Kesavayuth, Robert E. Rosenman, Vasileios Zikos

Older PeoplePsychologyTime UseLabour MarketIncome DynamicsWell BeingHealth


In or out? Poverty dynamics among older individuals in the UK

Ricky Kanabar

Older PeopleHouseholdsPovertyWelfare BenefitsIncome Dynamics


Walking the tightrope: the challenges of combining work and care in later life

Kate Jopling

Older PeopleLabour MarketPublic PolicyCaregiving


Ethnic inequalities in limiting health and self-reported health in later life revisited

Maria Evandrou, Jane Falkingham, Zhixin Feng, Athina Vlachantoni

Social GroupsOlder PeopleEthnic GroupsHealth


Working longer? How being employed/self-employed in later life in the UK relates to health and increasing gender and income inequalities

Sara Arber, Robert Meadows

Older PeopleLabour MarketIncome DynamicsWages And EarningsHealth


Age and socio-economic inequalities in access to learning and training in later life in the UK

Martin Hyde, Chris Phillipson

Older PeopleTraining: Labour MarketEducationSocial Stratification


Retirement and cognitive abilities

Alberto Tumino

Older PeoplePensionsPsychologyWell BeingHealth


Comparing the employment of older workers in UK and Germany

David Wright

Older PeopleLabour Market


Measuring later life social exclusion in Understanding Society

Catherine A. MacLeod, Andy Ross, Gillian Windle, Gopalakrishnan Netuveli, Amanda Sacker

Older PeopleSocial Exclusion


Do the companionship and community networks of older LGBT adults compensate for weaker kinship networks?

Marcus Green

Social GroupsOlder PeopleSocial NetworksSocial Behaviour


Social networking sites and employment status: an investigation based on Understanding Society data

John Mowbray, Robert Raeside, Hazel Hall, Peter Robertson

Information And Communication TechnologiesSocial NetworksScience And TechnologyInformation NetworksYoung PeopleLabour Market


The overlooked over-75s: poverty among the ‘silent generation’ who lived through the Second World War

Sue Arthur, Ciaran Osborne

Older PeoplePovertyIncome DynamicsWell BeingFinanceSocial Policy


Retirement, personality, and well-being

Dusanee Kesavayuth, Robert E. Rosenman, Vasileios Zikos

Older PeoplePsychologyWell Being


Off the radar: housing disrepair and health impact in later life

Sue Adams

Older PeopleWell BeingHealthSocial PolicyHousing Market


Briefing: the health and care of older people in England 2015

Jill Mortimer, Marcus Green

Older PeoplePublic PolicyWell BeingHealthCaregiving


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

Nigel Keohane

Older PeopleSocial NetworksSocial ChangeSocial CapitalLife Course AnalysisFinanceSociology Of HouseholdsCaregiving


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


Leaving work and wellbeing: beyond an average effect

Dusanee Kesavayuth, Vasileios Zikos, Robert E. Rosenman

Older PeoplePsychologyWell Being


Cleaner nudges? Policy labels and investment decision-making

Ian Lange, Mirko Moro, Mohammad Mahbubur Rahman

Environmental SociologyOlder PeoplePsychologyScience And TechnologyHouseholdsWelfare BenefitsSocial Behaviour


How have employment transitions for older workers in Germany and the UK changed?

David Wright

Older PeopleLabour Market


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

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

Older PeopleMedicineHealthBiologyGenetics


Social correlates of clotting disorders in adults and the very old: UK Understanding Society cohort, 2009-2010

Ivy Shiue

Older PeopleMedicineHealth


Being lucky in love can matter in later life

Dieter Demey, Ann Berrington, Maria Evandrou, Jane Falkingham

Older PeoplePsychologyFamily Formation And DissolutionWell BeingSocial Psychology