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Happiness and voting: evidence from four decades of elections in Europe

George Ward

PoliticsPsychologyElections. Electoral BehaviourPublic PolicyGovernmentWell BeingFinance


The value of self-employment to ethnic minorities

Malcolm Brynin, Mohammed Shamsul Karim, Wouter Zwysen

Management: BusinessMigrationLabour MarketOrganizations And FirmsIncome DynamicsWages And EarningsEthnic Groups


Labour mobility and earnings in the UK, 1992-2016

Fabien Postel-Vinay, Alireza Sepahsalari

Management: BusinessEducationLabour MarketUnemploymentOrganizations And FirmsEconomicsWages And Earnings


Happy free willies? Investigating the relationship between freelancing and subjective well-being

Peter van der Zwan, Jolanda Hessels, Martijn Burger

Management: BusinessLabour MarketWell Being


Post-conflict area-based regeneration policy in deprived urban neighbourhoods

Gretta Mohan, Alberto Longo, Frank Kee

Area EffectsGeographySocial ExclusionUrban EconomyReligionEconomicsPublic PolicyWelfare BenefitsGovernment


Welfare safety net. Twenty-eighth report of session 2017–19. Report, together with formal minutes relating to the report. Ordered by the House of Commons to be printed 17 July 2019

PovertyWelfare BenefitsGovernmentSocial Policy


Active travel: increasing levels of walking and cycling in England. Eleventh report of session 2017–19. Report, together with formal minutes relating to the report. Ordered by the House of Commons to be printed 16 July 2019

Public PolicyPublic PolicyGovernmentGovernmentTransportTransportCommutingCommutingTravelTravel


How can the scale and nature of labour market non-compliance in the UK best be assessed? Final report of a scoping study for the Director of Labour Market Enforcement

Ella Cockbain, Sam Scott, Krisztián Pósch, Ben Bradford

Law And LegislationLabour MarketPublic PolicyGovernment


Self-employment and allostatic load

Pankaj C. Patel, Marcus T. Wolfe, Trenton A. Williams

Management: BusinessLabour MarketOrganizations And FirmsWell BeingHealthBiology


Contemporary ethnic minority entrepreneurship in the UK

Elizabeth Daniel, Andrew Henley, Muhammad Naveed Anwar

Management: BusinessLabour MarketOrganizations And FirmsEthnic Groups


Persistent poverty in Scotland 2010-2017

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Area EffectsStatistical AnalysisDemographyHouseholdsPovertyGovernmentIncome DynamicsSocial Policy


World happiness report 2019

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Information And Communication TechnologiesPsychologyGovernmentWell BeingSocietiesSocial CapitalHealth


Ethnic minorities at the 2017 British general election

Nicole Martin, Omar Khan

PoliticsElections. Electoral BehaviourDemographyGovernmentEthnic Groups


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

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

Area EffectsGeographyManagement: BusinessLabour MarketEconomicsWell Being


Tackling problem debt

EconomicsPublic PolicyGovernmentDebt: IndebtednessFinance


Persistent poverty in Scotland 2010-2016

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Area EffectsStatistical AnalysisDemographyHouseholdsPovertyGovernmentIncome DynamicsSocial Policy


Department for Work and Pensions annual report and accounts 2017-18 for the year ended 31 March 2018

Public PolicyGovernmentFinance


Changing preferences for Brexit: identifying the groups with volatile support for 'Leave'

Jan Germen Janmaat, Gabriella Melis, Andy Green, Nicola Pensiero

PoliticsPublic OpinionPsychologyGovernmentSocial AttitudesInternational Economic Relations


The industrial strategy: building a more productive society

Raj Patel

Area EffectsManagement: BusinessLabour MarketEconomicsPublic Policy


Self-exploitation or successful entrepreneurship? The effects of personal capital on variable outcomes from self-employment

Andrew Atherton, Dongxu Wu, Zhongmin Wu

Human CapitalManagement: BusinessLabour MarketOrganizations And FirmsIncome Dynamics


Universal Credit: supporting self-employment. Eleventh report of session 2017–19. Report, together with formal minutes relating to the report. Ordered by the House of Commons to be printed 2 May 2018

Management: BusinessOrganizations And FirmsPublic PolicyWelfare BenefitsGovernment


Scotland’s economic and fiscal forecasts May 2018

EconomicsGovernmentFinance


Testosterone and tendency to engage in self-employment

Nicos Nicolaou, Pankaj C. Patel, Marcus T. Wolfe

Management: BusinessLabour MarketOrganizations And FirmsSocial BehaviourBiology


The ties that bind: citizenship and civic engagement in the 21st Century: Select Committee on Citizenship and Civic Engagement, report of Session 2017–19

CitizenshipSocial ChangePublic PolicyGovernmentSocieties


Every child, every chance: the Tackling Child Poverty Delivery Plan 2018-22

Young PeopleChild DevelopmentHouseholdsPovertyPublic PolicyGovernment