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The lives of the others: sexual identity and relationship quality in Australia and the United Kingdom

Francisco Perales, Janeen Baxter

Social GroupsPsychologyFamily Formation And DissolutionSociologySocial Behaviour


Working hours, work identity and subjective wellbeing

Mark L. Bryan, Alita Nandi

PsychologySociology Of LabourLabour MarketWell BeingHealth


Older owners: research on the lives, aspirations and housing outcomes of older homeowners in the UK

James Lloyd, Will Parry

DisabilityOlder PeopleArea EffectsDemographyIncome DynamicsHealthHousing MarketCaregiving


Measuring National Well-being: insights into children's mental health and well-being

Rachel Beardsmore

PsychologyYoung PeopleWell BeingHealthSocial Psychology


The good childhood report 2015

Larissa Pople, Gwyther Rees, Gill Main, Jonathan Bradshaw

PsychologyYoung PeopleWell BeingSocial Psychology


Leaving work and wellbeing: beyond an average effect

Dusanee Kesavayuth, Vasileios Zikos, Robert E. Rosenman

Older PeoplePsychologyWell Being


Personality and depressive symptoms: individual participant meta-analysis of 10 cohorts

Christian Hakulinen, Marko Elovainio, Laura Pulkki-Råback, Marianna Virtanen, Mika Kivimäki, Markus Jokela

PsychologyPsychiatryWell BeingHealth


Charitable behaviour and the Big Five personality traits: evidence from UK panel data

Sarah Brown, Karl Taylor

PsychologySocial CapitalSocial Behaviour


My house or our home? Entry into sole homeownership in British couples

Philipp Lersch, Sergi Vidal

Law And LegislationHouseholdsFamily Formation And DissolutionSavings And AssetsHousing Market


Cleaner nudges? Policy labels and investment decision-making

Ian Lange, Mirko Moro, Mohammad Mahbubur Rahman

Environmental SociologyOlder PeoplePsychologyScience And TechnologyHouseholdsWelfare BenefitsSocial Behaviour


Seriously awkward: how vulnerable 16-17 year olds are falling through the cracks

Iryna Pona, Sam Royston, Clare Bracey, Amy Gibbs

Law And LegislationSocial NetworksYoung PeoplePovertyWell BeingHealth


Patterns of minority and majority identification in a multicultural society

Alita Nandi, Lucinda Platt

Area EffectsPsychologyMigrationEthnic Groups


Secularising selfhood: what can polling data on the personal saliency of religion tell us about the scale and chronology of secularisation in modern Britain?

Clive D. Field

PsychologyReligionSocial ChangeSocietiesSurveys


How have employment transitions for older workers in Germany and the UK changed?

David Wright

Older PeopleLabour Market


The social context of parenting: mothers’ inner resources and social structures

Dimitra Hartas

Area EffectsSocial NetworksPsychologyChild DevelopmentHouseholdsChildbearing: FertilityWell BeingSocial Capital


Leukemia-associated somatic mutations drive distinct patterns of age-related clonal hemopoiesis

Thomas McKerrell, Naomi Park, Thaidy Moreno, Carolyn Grove, Hannes Ponstingl, Jonathan Stephens, Charles Crawley, Jenny Craig, Mike A. Scott, Clare Hodkinson

Older PeopleMedicineHealthBiologyGenetics