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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


Spousal health effects: the role of selection

James Banks, Elaine Kelly, James P. Smith

Older PeopleWell BeingHealth


Grandma and Grandpa – the unsung heroes of modern UK childcare

José Iparraguirre, Sarah Wellard

Older PeopleSocial NetworksChild DevelopmentHouseholdsPovertyCaregiving


Living alone and psychological well-being in mid-life: does partnership history matter?

Dieter Demey, Ann Berrington, Maria Evandrou, Jane Falkingham

Older PeopleFamily Formation And DissolutionWell BeingLife Course Analysis


Being lucky in love can matter in later life

Dieter Demey, Ann Berrington, Maria Evandrou, Jane Falkingham

Older PeoplePsychologyFamily Formation And DissolutionWell BeingSocial Psychology


Social correlates of total cancer in adults and the very old: UK Understanding Society Cohort, 2009–2010

I. Shiue

Older PeopleArea EffectsDemographyLiving StandardsHealthLife Course Analysis


Financial wellbeing in later life. Evidence and policy

Sharon Collard, David Hayes

Older PeopleWell BeingFinance


The relationship between mental wellbeing and financial management among older people: an analysis using the third wave of Understanding Society

David Hayes

Older PeopleWell BeingFinance


Spousal health effects: the role of selection

James Banks, Elaine Kelly, James P. Smith

Older PeopleWell BeingHealth


Understanding the oldest old

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Older PeopleWell BeingHealth


Innovative approaches to methodological challenges facing ageing cohort studies: policy briefing note

Tarani Chandola, Susan O'Shea

Older PeopleSurvey MethodologyResearch


Digital inclusion evidence review

Marcus Green, Phil Rossall

Information And Communication TechnologiesOlder People


Grandparents and childcare

Sarah Wellard, José Luis Iparraguirre

Older PeopleChild DevelopmentSocial PolicyCaregiving


Measuring National Well-being: older people’s leisure time and volunteering, 2013

Theodore Joloza

Older PeopleGovernmentWell BeingSocial CapitalSocial Behaviour


Measuring National Well-being - older people’s neighbourhoods, 2013

Helen Lofts

Older PeopleGovernmentWell BeingSocial Capital


Living beyond 100: executive summary

Valentina Serra, Jessica Watson, David Sinclair, Dylan Kneale

Older PeopleDemographyHealthSocial Policy


Living beyond 100: a report on centenarians

Valentina Serra, Jessica Watson, David Sinclair, Dylan Kneale

Older PeopleDemographyHealthSocial Policy