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The Big Five personality traits and partisanship in England

Toke Aidt, Christopher Rauh

PoliticsPublic OpinionPsychologyElections. Electoral BehaviourLife Course Analysis


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

David Kingman

Social ChangeYoung PeopleWell BeingLife Course Analysis


Factors affecting children’s mental health over time

Larissa Pople, Neera Sharma

Social NetworksPsychologyYoung PeopleChild DevelopmentWell BeingHealthLife Course AnalysisSociology Of Households


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

Ann Berrington

MigrationYoung PeopleFamily Formation And DissolutionEthnic GroupsLife Course Analysis


Population priorities for successful aging: a randomized vignette experiment

Elise Whitley, Michaela Benzeval, Frank Popham

Older PeopleDemographySurvey MethodologyWell BeingHealthLife Course Analysis


The dynamics of in-work poverty

Leen Vandecasteele, Marco Giesselmann

Labour MarketPovertyLife Course Analysis


Poverty trends in Germany and Great Britain: the impact of changes in labour markets, families, and social policy

Jan Brülle

Labour MarketHouseholdsEconomicsPovertyWelfare BenefitsIncome DynamicsLife Course AnalysisSocial Policy


The origins of happiness: the science of well-being over the life course

Andrew E. Clark, Sarah Flèche, Richard Layard, Nattavudh Powdthavee, George Ward

PsychologyPublic PolicyWell BeingLife Course Analysis


Social patterning in grip strength and in its association with age; a cross sectional analysis using the UK Household Longitudinal Study (UKHLS)

Caroline Carney, Michaela Benzeval

MedicineHealthLife Course AnalysisSocial StratificationBiology


Single women living alone in later life: evidence from Understanding Society data

Hafiz T.A. Khan, Trish Hafford-Letchfield, Nicky Lambert

Social GroupsOlder PeopleDemographyWell BeingHealthLife Course AnalysisSociology


Do private school girls marry rich?

Francis Green, Golo Henseke, Samantha Parsons, Alice Sullivan, Richard Wiggins

Social GroupsEducationFamily Formation And DissolutionSavings And AssetsWages And EarningsLife Course AnalysisSocial StratificationSocial Mobility


The ‘mighty girl’ effect: does parenting daughters alter attitudes towards gender roles?

Mireia Borrell-Porta, Joan Costa-Font, Julia Philipp

Life Course AnalysisSocial AttitudesSociology Of HouseholdsSocial Psychology


Generational interdependencies: the social implications for welfare

Older PeoplePensionsDemographyYoung PeopleLabour MarketHouseholdsEconomicsWelfare BenefitsSavings And AssetsHealthLife Course AnalysisFinanceHousing Market


Insights 2018-19: findings from the UK Household Longitudinal Study

Environmental SociologyOlder PeopleSocial ChangeHouseholdsPublic PolicyLife Course AnalysisSurveysSociology Of Households


How does becoming a parent shape gender role attitudes?

Elena Grinza, Francesco Devicienti, Mariacristina Rossi, Davide Vannoni

Childbearing: FertilityLife Course AnalysisSocial AttitudesSociology Of Households


What are the effects of separation on residential change in England and Wales?

Júlia Mikolai, Hill Kulu

HouseholdsFamily Formation And DissolutionLife Course AnalysisHousing Market


Can mothers’ part-time work explain the gender pay gap?

Monica Costa Dias, Robert Joyce, Francesca Parodi

Labour MarketFamily Formation And DissolutionChildbearing: FertilityWages And EarningsLife Course Analysis


Foreword

David Walker

Social ChangeHouseholdsPublic PolicyResearchLife Course AnalysisSurveys


Short- and long-term effects of divorce and separation on housing tenure in England and Wales

Júlia Mikolai, Hill Kulu

HouseholdsFamily Formation And DissolutionLife Course AnalysisHousing Market


Gender inequality and family change: commentary

Sam Smethers

Labour MarketHouseholdsPublic PolicyChildbearing: FertilityWelfare BenefitsWages And EarningsLife Course AnalysisSocial AttitudesSurveysSociology Of HouseholdsCaregiving


Projections of multi-morbidity in the older population in England to 2035: estimates from the Population Ageing and Care Simulation (PACSim) model

Andrew Kingston, Louise Robinson, Heather Booth, Martin Knapp, Carol Jagger

Older PeopleHealthMicrosimulationLife Course Analysis


A new generational contract: the final report of the Intergenerational Commission

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Older PeoplePensionsDemographyYoung PeopleHouseholdsEconomicsLiving StandardsIncome DynamicsLife Course AnalysisFinance


Understanding variations in children’s subjective well-being: a longitudinal analysis -PhD thesis-

Gwyther Rees

PsychologyYoung PeopleChild DevelopmentWell BeingHealthLife Course Analysis


Occupational and educational inequalities in exit from employment at older ages: evidence from seven prospective cohorts

Ewan Carr, Maria Fleischmann, Marcel Goldberg, Diana Kuh, Emily T. Murray

Older PeopleLabour MarketHealthLife Course AnalysisSocial Stratification


Parents, local house prices, and leaving home in Britain

Sait Bayrakdar, Rory Coulter

Area EffectsYoung PeopleHouseholdsLife Course AnalysisHousing Market