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The dynamics and determinants of bullying victimisation

Georgios Marios Chrysanthou, Chrysovalantis Vasilakis

Young PeopleEducationHouseholdsEconomicsHousehold EconomicsWell BeingHealthLife Course AnalysisSocial Psychology


Is within-individual variation in personality traits associated with changes in health behaviours? Analysis of seven longitudinal cohort studies

Markus Jokela, Jaakko Airaksinen, Mika Kivimäki, Christian Hakulinen

PsychologyHealthLife Course AnalysisSurveys


Exome chip meta-analysis fine maps causal variants and elucidates the genetic architecture of rare coding variants in smoking and alcohol use

David M. Brazel, Yu Jiang, Jordan M. Hughey, Valérie Turcot, Xiaowei Zhan, Jian Gong, Chiara Batini, J. Dylan Weissenkampen, MengZhen Liu, Daniel R. Barnes

Drug/Alcohol AbuseMedicineScience And TechnologyPsychiatryHealthBiologyGenetics


Socioeconomic position and DNA methylation age acceleration across the lifecourse

Amanda Hughes, Melissa Smart, Tyler Gorrie-Stone, Eilis Hannon, Jonathan Mill, Yanchun Bao, Joe Burrage, Leo Schalkwyk, Meena Kumari

HealthLife Course AnalysisSocial StratificationBiologyGenetics


Living with uncertain work

Jason Heyes, Sian Moore, Kirsty Newsome, Mark Tomlinson

Labour MarketLabour EconomicsWell Being


The gender pay gap

Feargal McGuinness, Doug Pyper

Labour MarketLabour EconomicsPublic PolicyWages And Earnings


Distributional analysis of the role of breadth and persistence of multiple deprivation in the health gradient measured by biomarkers

Kompal Sinha, Apostolos Davillas, Andrew M. Jones, Anurag Sharma

PovertyHealthLife Course AnalysisSocial StratificationBiology


Written evidence submitted by Understanding Society, the UK Household Longitudinal Study (UKHLS), Institute for Social and Economic Research, University of Essex (EYI0055)

Young PeopleChild DevelopmentPublic PolicyLife Course Analysis


The NMW/NLW and progression out of minimum wage jobs in the UK interim report: a report prepared for the Low Pay Commission

Silvia Avram, Susan Harkness

Labour MarketLabour EconomicsEconomicsPublic PolicyWages And Earnings


Family formation, parental background and young adults’ first entry into homeownership in Britain and Germany

Sait Bayrakdar, Rory Coulter, Philipp Lersch, Sergi Vidal

Young PeopleHouseholdsFamily Formation And DissolutionLife Course AnalysisSocial StratificationHousing Market


Ex ante inequality of opportunity in health, decomposition and distributional analysis of biomarkers

Apostolos Davillas, Andrew M. Jones

EconomicsHealthBiology


Leveraging DNA-methylation quantitative-trait loci to characterize the relationship between methylomic variation, gene expression, and complex traits

Eilis Hannon, Tyler J. Gorrie-Stone, Melissa Smart, Joe Burrage, Amanda Hughes, Yanchun Bao, Meena Kumari, Leonard C. Schalkwyk, Jonathan Mill

Science And TechnologyResearchHealthBiologyGenetics


Well-being effects of self-employment: a spatial inquiry

Maria Abreu, Özge Öner, Aleid Brouwer, Eveline van Leeuwen

Area EffectsGeographyManagement: BusinessLabour MarketEconomicsWell Being


The association between informal caregiving and exit from employment among older workers: prospective findings from the UK Household Longitudinal Study

Ewan Carr, Emily T. Murray, Paola Zaninotto, Dorina Cadar, Jenny Head, Stephen Stansfeld, Mai Stafford

DisabilityOlder PeopleLabour MarketCaregiving


Do marriage and cohabitation provide benefits to health in mid-life? The role of childhood selection mechanisms and partnership characteristics across countries

Brienna Perelli-Harris, Stefanie Hoherz, Fenaba Addo, Trude Lappegard, Ann Evans, Sharon Sassler, Marta Styrc

Family Formation And DissolutionHealthLife Course Analysis


Parametric models for biomarkers based on flexible size distributions

Apostolos Davillas, Andrew M. Jones

Statistical MathematicsHealthSurveysBiology


Linking the family context of migration during childhood to the well‐being of young adults: evidence from the UK and France

Tatiana Eremenko, Rachel Bennett

PsychologyMigrationYoung PeopleChild DevelopmentWell BeingHealthLife Course Analysis


Teacher workforce dynamics in England: nurturing, supporting and valuing teachers

Jack Worth, Sarah Lynch, Jude Hillary, Connie Rennie, Joana Andrade

EducationLabour MarketPublic PolicyWell Being


Moving in and out of in-work poverty in the UK: an analysis of transitions, trajectories and trigger events

Rod Hick, Alba Lanau

Labour MarketHouseholdsPovertyLife Course Analysis


Irregular payments: assessing the breadth and depth of month to month earnings volatility

Daniel Tomlinson

Labour MarketEconomicsIncome DynamicsWages And EarningsFinance


Ex ante inequality of opportunity in health, decomposition and distributional analysis of biomarkers

Apostolos Davillas, Andrew M. Jones

EconomicsHealthBiology


Understanding Society, the UK Household Longitudinal Study – Written evidence (IFP0021) [House of Lords Select Committee on Intergenerational Fairness and Provision]

Older PeopleYoung PeopleLabour MarketEconomicsSavings And AssetsTaxationHousing Market


Intergenerational social mobility and allostatic load in Great Britain

Patrick Präg, Lindsay Richards

Well BeingHealthSocial StratificationSocial MobilityBiology


Young people's career aspirations versus reality: what did you want to be when you grew up?

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Young PeopleLabour MarketLife Course Analysis


Intergenerational and interethnic mental health: an analysis for the United Kingdom

Richard Dorsett, Cinzia Rienzo, Martin Weale

Area EffectsPsychologyDemographyMigrationEthnic GroupsWell BeingHealthLife Course Analysis