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Information, expectations and transition to higher education: final report

Adeline Delavande, Laura Fumagalli

Information NetworksYoung PeopleSocial StratificationHigher Education


Child Benefit, Child Tax Credit and Working Tax Credit take-up rates 2016-17

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Young PeopleHouseholdsPublic PolicyWelfare BenefitsTaxation


Stop DSS discrimination: ending prejudice against renters on housing benefit

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PovertyPublic PolicyWelfare BenefitsHousing Market


2018 IF index: how does the wellbeing of today's twentysomethings compare to previous cohorts?

David Kingman

Social ChangeYoung PeopleWell BeingLife Course Analysis


Measuring National Well-being: quality of life in the UK, 2018

Rhian Jones, Chris Randall

PsychologyDemographySocial ChangeLiving StandardsWell BeingSocieties


Children’s well-being and social relationships, UK: 2018

Edward Pyle, Charlotte Hassell

PsychologySocial ChangeYoung PeopleChild DevelopmentWell BeingSocial PolicySociology Of Households


One in four: a profile of single parents in the UK

Sumi Rabindrakumar

Lone ParentsSocial ChangeLabour MarketHouseholdsIncome DynamicsFinance


Young people’s travel – what’s changed and why? Review and analysis. Report to Department for Transport. Executive summary

Kiron Chatterjee, Phil Goodwin, Ben Clark, Juliet Jain, Steve Melia

Social ChangeYoung PeopleEconomicsLife Course AnalysisTransportTravel


Young people’s travel – what’s changed and why? Review and analysis. Report to Department for Transport.

Kiron Chatterjee, Phil Goodwin, Tim Schwanen, Ben Clark, Juliet Jain

Social ChangeYoung PeopleEconomicsLife Course AnalysisTransportTravel


In work poverty in the UK: problem, policy analysis and platform for action

Rod Hick, Alba Lanau

Labour MarketHouseholdsPovertyPublic PolicyWelfare BenefitsWages And EarningsTaxation


As time goes by: shifting incomes and inequality between and within generations

Adam Corlett

Older PeopleSocial ChangeYoung PeopleEconomicsIncome Dynamics


Child Benefit, Child Tax Credit and Working Tax Credit take-up rates 2014-15

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Young PeopleHouseholdsPublic PolicyWelfare Benefits


Measuring National Well-being in the UK, domains and measures: Sept 2016

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Social ChangePublic PolicyWell BeingSocieties


Destitution in the UK

Suzanne Fitzpatrick, Glen Bramley, Filip Sosenko, Janice Blenkinsopp, Sarah Johnsen

Area EffectsDemographySocial ChangeHouseholdsPovertyIncome Dynamics


Child Benefit, Child Tax Credit and Working Tax Credit take-up rates 2013-14

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Young PeopleHouseholdsPublic PolicyWelfare Benefits


How does housing affect work incentives for people in poverty?

Kenneth Gibb, Mark Stephens, Darja Reuschke, Sharon Wright, Kirsten Besemer

Area EffectsSocial NetworksLabour MarketUnemploymentPovertyPublic PolicyWelfare BenefitsTransportCommutingHousing MarketCaregiving


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

Nigel Keohane

Older PeopleSocial NetworksSocial ChangeSocial CapitalLife Course AnalysisFinanceSociology Of HouseholdsCaregiving


Out of the blue: family breakdown in the UK

Harry Benson, Spencer James

Social ChangeFamily Formation And DissolutionSociology Of HouseholdsSocial Psychology


Get married before you have children

Harry Benson

Social ChangeFamily Formation And DissolutionChildbearing: Fertility


The feasibility of conducting a Universal Credit panel survey

Heather Laurie, Nick Buck, Jonathan Burton, Violetta Parutis, Mark L. Bryan

Public PolicyWelfare BenefitsGovernmentSurvey MethodologyResearch


Changing places

Eric Kaufmann, Gareth Harris

DemographyMigrationSocial ChangeEthnic GroupsSocial AttitudesRace Relations


Breakthrough Britain 2015: fully committed? How a Government could reverse family breakdown

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Lone ParentsSocial ChangePublic PolicyFamily Formation And Dissolution


A portrait of modern Britain

Rishi Sunak, Saratha Rajeswaran

DemographySocial ChangeEthnic GroupsSocieties


Great expectations: exploring the promises of gender equality

Tess Lanning, Laura Bradley, Richard Darlington, Glenn Gottfried

Social GroupsSocial ChangeLabour MarketSocieties


Taking the long view 2010-2011

Institute for Social and Economic Research Institute for Social and Economic Research

Social ChangeSurveys