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Written evidence from Understanding Society the UK Household Longitudinal Study (WSN0051) [Work and Pensions Select Committee. Welfare safety net inquiry]

Social ExclusionHouseholdsPovertyWelfare BenefitsSocial Policy


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

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Young PeopleHouseholdsPublic PolicyWelfare BenefitsTaxation


The bedroom tax

Stephen Gibbons, Maria Sanchez-Vidal, Olmo Silva

HouseholdsLiving StandardsPublic PolicyWelfare BenefitsIncome DynamicsTaxationHousing Market


The dynamics and determinants of bullying victimisation

Georgios Marios Chrysanthou, Chrysovalantis Vasilakis

Young PeopleEducationHouseholdsEconomicsHousehold EconomicsWell BeingHealthLife Course AnalysisSocial Psychology


House of the rising son (or daughter): the impact of parental wealth on their children’s homeownership

John Wood, Stephen Clarke

HouseholdsSavings And AssetsFinanceHousing Market


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


Flexible working and unpaid overtime in the UK: the role of gender, parental and occupational status

Heejung Chung, Mariska van der Horst

Time UseSociology Of LabourLabour EconomicsHouseholdsLiving StandardsWell Being


Persisting disadvantages: a study of labour market dynamics of ethnic unemployment and earnings in the UK (2009–2015)

Yaojun Li, Anthony Heath

Labour MarketUnemploymentWages And EarningsEthnic GroupsLife Course Analysis


Expectations for family transitions in young adulthood among the UK second generation

Ann Berrington

DemographyMigrationYoung PeopleHouseholdsFamily Formation And DissolutionEthnic Groups


Socioeconomic position and DNA methylation age acceleration across the lifecourse

Amanda Hughes, Melissa Smart, Tyler Gorrie-Stone, Eilis Hannon, Jonathan Mill

HealthLife Course AnalysisSocial StratificationBiologyGenetics


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


UK second generation young adults’ expectations for living together, marriage and parenthood

Ann Berrington

DemographyMigrationYoung PeopleHouseholdsFamily Formation And DissolutionEthnic Groups


Education, income and happiness: panel evidence for the UK

Felix R. FitzRoy, Michael A. Nolan

PsychologyEducationEconomicsIncome DynamicsWell BeingLife Course AnalysisHigher Education


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


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

Family Formation And DissolutionHealthLife Course Analysis


Sick and stuck at home – how poor health increases electricity consumption and reduces opportunities for environmentally-friendly travel in the United Kingdom

Milena Büchs, AbuBakr Bahaj, Luke Blunden, Leonidas Bourikas, Jane Falkingham

Environmental SociologyHouseholdsHealthTransportTravel


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


Non-resident parents: why are they hard to capture in surveys and what can we do about it?

Caroline Bryson, Stephen McKay

HouseholdsFamily Formation And DissolutionSurvey Methodology


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


Ethnicity and grandparental child care in the United Kingdom

Valeria Bordone, Maria Evandrou, Athina Vlachantoni

Older PeopleYoung PeopleChild DevelopmentHouseholdsEthnic GroupsCaregiving


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


Co-ethnic marriage versus intermarriage among immigrants and their descendants: a comparison across seven European countries using event-history analysis

Tina Hannemann, Hill Kulu, Leen Rahnu, Allan Puur, Mihaela Hărăguş

DemographyMigrationFamily Formation And DissolutionEthnic GroupsLife Course Analysis


Britain’s family bank: an examination of family financial support across the generations and its impact

Nigel Keohane, Nicole Gicheva, Andrew Barlow

HouseholdsFinance