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A method for decomposing the impact of reforms on the long-run income distribution, with an application to universal credit

Mike Brewer, Robert Joyce, Tom Waters, Joseph Woods

EconomicsPovertyPublic PolicyWelfare BenefitsIncome DynamicsTaxationLife Course AnalysisSurveys


Unravelling the ‘immigrant health paradox’: ethnic maintenance, discrimination, and health behaviours of the foreign born and their children in England

Renee Reichl Luthra, Alita Nandi, Michaela Benzeval

Drug/Alcohol AbuseSocial GroupsSocial NetworksMigrationEthnic GroupsHealthSocial BehaviourRace Relations


Assortative mating and turnout: a self-reinforcing pattern of unequal voting participation

Moa Frödin Gruneau

PoliticsSocial GroupsElections. Electoral BehaviourFamily Formation And DissolutionSocial StratificationSocial BehaviourSociology Of HouseholdsSocial Psychology


Social capital, deprivation and psychological well-being among young adolescents: a multilevel study from England and Wales

Kenisha Russell Jonsson, Joan Busfield, Marita Södergren, Miia Karen, Nicholas Kofi Adjei

Social GroupsArea EffectsSocial NetworksGeographyYoung PeoplePovertyWell BeingSocial CapitalHealth


Is social media use associated with children's well-being? Results from the UK Household Longitudinal Study

Liz Twigg, Craig Duncan, Scott Weich

Information And Communication TechnologiesSocial GroupsArea EffectsPsychologyTime UseGeographyYoung PeopleChild DevelopmentWell BeingHealthSocial BehaviourSocial Psychology


Health and socio-economic inequalities by sexual orientation among older women in the United Kingdom: findings from the UK Household Longitudinal Study

Laia Bécares

Drug/Alcohol AbuseSocial GroupsOlder PeoplePsychologyWell BeingHealthLife Course AnalysisSocial StratificationSocial Behaviour


The effect of health on social capital; a longitudinal observation study of the UK

Paul Downward, Simona Rasciute, Harish Kumar

Social GroupsSocial NetworksWell BeingSocial CapitalHealthLife Course Analysis


Patterns of social inequality in arts and cultural participation: findings from a nationally representative sample of adults living in the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Hei Wan Mak, Rory Coulter, Daisy Fancourt

Social GroupsDemographyArtsSocial StratificationSocial Behaviour


Neighbourhood gentrification, displacement, and poverty dynamics in post-recession England

Mark Fransham

Social GroupsArea EffectsUrban SociologyGeographyUrban EconomyDemographyMigrationSocial ChangeEconomicsPovertyIncome DynamicsSocial StratificationHousing Market


Effects on mental health of a UK welfare reform, Universal Credit: a longitudinal controlled study

Sophie Wickham, Lee Bentley, Tanith Rose, Margaret Whitehead, David Taylor-Robinson

Area EffectsPsychologyGeographyUnemploymentPublic PolicyWelfare BenefitsWell BeingHealth


Religiosity and mental wellbeing among members of majority and minority religions: findings from Understanding Society, The UK Household Longitudinal Study

Ozan Aksoy, David Bann, Meg E. Fluharty, Alita Nandi

Social GroupsReligionWell BeingHealthSocial Behaviour


Understanding the friendship networks of older Black and Minority Ethnic people living in the United Kingdom

Brenda Hayanga, Dylan Kneale, Ann Phoenix

Social GroupsOlder PeopleSocial NetworksSocial ExclusionSocial InclusionEthnic GroupsWell BeingSocial Behaviour


The association between self-rated health and underlying biomarker levels is modified by age, gender, and household income: evidence from Understanding Society – the UK Household Longitudinal Study

M. Pia Chaparro, Amanda Hughes, Meena Kumari, Michaela Benzeval

Social GroupsDemographyIncome DynamicsHealthBiology


Post-conflict area-based regeneration policy in deprived urban neighbourhoods

Gretta Mohan, Alberto Longo, Frank Kee

Area EffectsGeographySocial ExclusionUrban EconomyReligionEconomicsPublic PolicyWelfare BenefitsGovernment


Who is tech savvy? Exploring the adoption of smartphones and tablets: an empirical investigation

Emmanuel Apergis

Information And Communication TechnologiesSocial GroupsOlder PeopleSocial NetworksMediaMarketingDemographyYoung PeopleOrganizations And FirmsSocial Psychology


Cognitive ability as a moderator of the association between social disadvantage and psychological distress: evidence from a population-based sample

Emma Bridger, Michael Daly

Social GroupsPsychologySocial ExclusionWell BeingHealthSocial Stratification


Does the religious context matter? The causal effect of religious diversity on individual life satisfaction in the UK

Jing Shen, Irena Kogan

Social GroupsArea EffectsGeographyReligionEthnic GroupsWell BeingSocial PsychologyRace Relations


The Longitudinal Item Count Technique: a new technique for asking sensitive questions in surveys

Alessandra Gaia, Tarek Al Baghal

Social GroupsSurvey Methodology


Economic shocks on subjective well-being: re-assessing the determinants of life-satisfaction after the 2008 financial crisis

Aurelie Charles, Dongxu Wu, Zhongmin Wu

Social GroupsPsychologyEconomicsWell BeingFinanceSocial Psychology


The bedroom tax

Stephen Gibbons, Maria Sanchez-Vidal, Olmo Silva

HouseholdsLiving StandardsPublic PolicyWelfare BenefitsIncome DynamicsTaxationHousing Market


The puzzle of high political partisanship among ethnic minority young people in Great Britain

Nicole Martin, Jonathan Mellon

PoliticsSocial GroupsElections. Electoral BehaviourMigrationYoung PeopleEthnic GroupsSociology Of Households


How is the benefit of mixed social networks altered by neighbourhood deprivation for ethnic groups?

Simon Peters, Nissa Finney, Dharmi Kapadia

Social GroupsArea EffectsSocial NetworksGeographyPovertyIncome DynamicsEthnic GroupsWell BeingSocial Capital


Effects of restrictions to Income Support on health of lone mothers in the UK: a natural experiment study

Srinivasa Vittal Katikireddi, Oarabile R. Molaodi, Marcia Gibson, Ruth Dundas, Peter Craig

Lone ParentsLabour MarketPublic PolicyChildbearing: FertilityWelfare BenefitsWell BeingHealth


Housing subsidies and property prices: evidence from England

Nils Braakmann, Stephen McDonald

Area EffectsGeographyEconomicsPublic PolicyWelfare BenefitsHousing Market


Do ethnic networks influence circular migration? Evidence from the UK

Majlinda Joxhe

Social GroupsSocial NetworksGeographyMigrationLabour MarketEthnic Groups