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The financial position of British households: evidence from the 2016 NMG Consulting survey

Philip Bunn, Nicola Shadbolt, Tamara Li, Thomas Stratton

EconomicsSavings And AssetsDebt: IndebtednessFinanceHousing Market


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

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Young PeopleHouseholdsPublic PolicyWelfare Benefits


Hungry? Food insecurity, social stigma and embarrassment in the UK

Kingsley Purdam, Elisabeth A. Garratt, Aneez Esmail

PovertyWelfare BenefitsHealthSociologySocial Psychology


Privatizing participation? The impact of private welfare provision on democratic accountability

Jane Gingrich, Sara Watson

PoliticsDisabilityPublic OpinionPsychologyElections. Electoral BehaviourLabour MarketWelfare BenefitsSocieties


Concordance of health states in couples. Analysis of self-reported, nurse administered and blood-based biomarker data in Understanding Society

Apostolos Davillas, Stephen Pudney

MedicineEconomicsHealthBiology


The employment divide: is it possible to simplify the distinction between self-employment and employment?

Emran Mian

Management: BusinessLabour MarketLabour EconomicsOrganizations And FirmsEconomicsPublic PolicyWages And EarningsTaxation


Financial stability report

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EconomicsDebt: IndebtednessFinanceHousing Market


Does repeated measurement improve income data quality?

Paul Fisher

EconomicsSurvey MethodologyIncome Dynamics


Who and where are the self-employed job creators?

Andrew Henley

Management: BusinessLabour MarketEconomics


Economic well-being: quarter 2, April to June 2016

Dominic Webber, Lee Mallett

EconomicsHousehold EconomicsWell BeingFinance


Financial review of early learning and childcare in Scotland: the current landscape

EducationChild DevelopmentEconomicsPublic PolicyFinanceCaregiving


The Welsh Single-Use Carrier Bag Charge and behavioural spillover

Gregory Owen Thomas, Wouter Poortinga, Elena Sautkina

Environmental SociologyArea EffectsPsychologyEconomicsSocial AttitudesSocial Behaviour


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

Ricky Kanabar

Older PeopleHouseholdsPovertyWelfare BenefitsIncome Dynamics


The impact on health of employment and welfare transitions for those receiving out-of-work disability benefits in the UK

Esther Curnock, Alastair H. Leyland, Frank Popham

DisabilityLabour MarketWelfare BenefitsWell BeingHealth


Financial stability report

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EconomicsDebt: IndebtednessFinanceHousing Market


The importance of housing for self-employment

Darja Reuschke

GeographyManagement: BusinessLabour MarketEconomicsHousing Market


Partnership patterns and homeownership: a cross-country comparison of Germany, the Netherlands and the United Kingdom

Michael J. Thomas, Clara H. Mulder

Social StructureSocial ChangeFamily Formation And DissolutionWelfare BenefitsHousing Market


Pinning down subjective valuations: a well-being-analysis approach to eminent domain

Maria M. Maciá

Law And LegislationEconomicsPublic PolicyGovernmentWell BeingFinanceHousing Market


A guide to the UK Prosperity Index

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Area EffectsEconomicsIncome DynamicsSavings And AssetsWell BeingSocieties


Housing need outcomes in England through changing times: demographic, market and policy drivers of change

Glen Bramley

Area EffectsRegional EconomicsDemographyLabour MarketEconomicsPovertyPublic PolicyFamily Formation And DissolutionHousing Market


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


Financial strain in the United Kingdom

Declan French

PsychologyEconomicsIncome DynamicsHousehold EconomicsDebt: IndebtednessWell BeingHealthEconomic Policy


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


Working well: how employers can improve the wellbeing and productivity of their workforce

Katie Evans

Labour MarketEconomicsIncome DynamicsWell BeingHealthFinance