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Reliability and stability of the standard fear of crime indicator in a national panel over 14 years

Rainer Schnell, Marcel Noack

Area EffectsCrime And JusticePsychologySurvey MethodologySurveysSocial Psychology


Diverse pathways in becoming an adult: the role of structure, agency and context

Ingrid Schoon, Mark Lyons-Amos

Young PeopleEducationLabour MarketUnemploymentLife Course AnalysisHigher Education


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


Ethnic and racial harassment and mental health: identifying sources of resilience

Alita Nandi, Renee Reichl Luthra, Michaela Benzeval

Area EffectsSocial NetworksPsychologyReligionEthnic GroupsWell BeingSocial CapitalHealthSocial StratificationSocial BehaviourSocial PsychologyRace Relations


Work and wellbeing: exploring data on inequalities

Rachel Ormston, Steven Hope

PsychologyLabour MarketOrganizations And FirmsWell BeingHealth


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


Migration: how does selectivity affect the educational attainment of migrant's children?

Nicole Martin

MigrationEducationEthnic GroupsHigher Education


School-to-work transitions: recognising diversity and inequality

Ingrid Schoon, Mark Lyons-Amos

Young PeopleEducationLabour MarketUnemploymentPublic PolicyLife Course AnalysisHigher Education


Educational aspirations among UK young teenagers: exploring the role of gender, class and ethnicity

Ann Berrington, Steven Roberts, Peter Tammes

PsychologyYoung PeopleEthnic GroupsSocial StratificationHigher Education


The dynamic effects of retirement on well-being

Dusanee Kesavayuth, Robert E. Rosenman, Vasileios Zikos

Older PeoplePsychologyTime UseLabour MarketIncome DynamicsWell BeingHealth


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 good childhood report 2016

Larissa Pople, Gwyther Rees

PsychologyYoung PeopleWell BeingSocial Psychology


Temporal stability, cross-validity, and external validity of risk preferences measures: experimental evidence from a UK representative sample

Matteo M. Galizzi, Sara R. Machado, Raffaele Miniaci

PsychologySurvey MethodologyHealthFinance


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


Youthful abandon: why are young people drinking less?

Aveek Bhattacharya

Drug/Alcohol AbusePsychologyYoung PeopleSocial Behaviour


The changing graduate labour market: analysis using a new indicator of graduate jobs

Francis Green, Golo Henseke

Training: Labour MarketLabour MarketWages And EarningsHigher Education


Retirement and cognitive abilities

Alberto Tumino

Older PeoplePensionsPsychologyWell BeingHealth


Does well-being help you with unemployment?

Dusanee Kesavayuth, Vasileios Zikos

PsychologyUnemploymentWell BeingHealth


Exploring the relationship between time preference, body fatness, and educational attainment

Heather Brown, Olga Biosca

PsychologyEducationSavings And AssetsHealthBiology


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


Personality traits and energy efficiency in the UK residential market

Ante Busic-Sontic, Natalia V. Czap, Franz Fuerst

Environmental SociologyPsychologyHouseholdsHousing MarketSociology Of Households


Sexual orientation and symptoms of common mental disorder or low wellbeing: combined meta-analysis of 12 UK population health surveys

Joanna Semlyen, Michael King, Justin Varney, Gareth Hagger-Johnson

Drug/Alcohol AbuseSocial GroupsPsychologyWell BeingHealthSurveys