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When quality trumps quantity: siblings and the development of peer relationships

Deniz Yucel, Douglas B. Downey

Young PeopleChild DevelopmentSocial BehaviourSocial Psychology


Investigating an age threshold for independence at postgraduate level: report to HEFCE

Paul Wakeling, Ann Berrington, Adriana Duta

Young PeoplePublic PolicyFinanceHigher Education


Meta-analysis of summary statistics from quantitative trait association studies with unknown sample overlap -conference paper abstract-

Arthur Gilly, Ioanna Tachmazidou, Eleftheria Zeggini

MedicineResearchBiologyGenetics


How natural disasters can affect environmental concerns, risk aversion, and even politics: evidence from Fukushima and three European countries

Jan Goebel, Christian Krekel, Tim Tiefenbach, Nicolas R. Ziebarth

PoliticsEnvironmental SociologyScience And TechnologyEconomics


'White flight' or positive contact?: Local diversity and attitudes to immigration in Britain

Eric Kaufmann, Gareth Harris

PoliticsArea EffectsElections. Electoral BehaviourMigrationEthnic GroupsSocial AttitudesRace Relations


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

Rachel Beardsmore

PsychologyYoung PeopleWell BeingHealthSocial Psychology


The role of parental education and income in children’s aspirations for higher education: a causal estimation

Tina Rampino

Social GroupsYoung PeopleEducationHousehold EconomicsSocial StratificationHigher Education


Examining youth educational and occupational aspirations: sibling configuration and family background -PhD thesis-

Feifei Bu

Young PeopleEducationLabour MarketHigher EducationSocial Psychology


Do siblings matter? The effect of siblings on socio-emotional development and educational aspirations among early adolescents

Deniz Yucel, Anastasia Vogt Yuan

Young PeopleEducationChild DevelopmentSociology Of HouseholdsSocial Psychology


The good childhood report 2015

Larissa Pople, Gwyther Rees, Gill Main, Jonathan Bradshaw

PsychologyYoung PeopleWell BeingSocial Psychology


Family instability throughout childhood: new estimates from the British Household Panel Survey and Understanding Society

Mike Brewer, Alita Nandi

Lone ParentsSocial ChangeYoung PeopleFamily Formation And Dissolution


Longitudinal associations between social website use and happiness in young people

Cara L. Booker, Amanda Sacker, Yvonne Kelly

Information And Communication TechnologiesYoung PeopleWell BeingHealth


Heritability and genetic association analysis of two cognition phenotypes in white European adults

Delilah Zabaneh

MedicineScience And TechnologyHealthBiologyGenetics


Using genome-wide data to examine the association between Body Mass Index (BMI) and sleep

Victoria Garfield

MedicineScience And TechnologyHealthBiologyGenetics


Child poverty transitions: exploring the routes into and out of child poverty, 2009–2012

Matt Barnes, Chris Lord, Jenny Chanfreau

Young PeoplePovertyPublic PolicyIncome DynamicsHousehold Economics


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


ICT and education: evidence from student home addresses

Benjamin Faber, Rosa Sanchis-Guarner, Felix Weinhardt

Information And Communication TechnologiesGeographyYoung PeopleEducationPublic Policy


Connections between parent and child wellbeing

Elizabeth Webb, Laia Becares, Yvonne Kelly, Anne McMunn, Amanda Sacker

Young PeopleWell BeingHealthSociology Of HouseholdsSocial Psychology


Neighbourhood influences on child mental wellbeing and behaviours

Ivy Shiue

Area EffectsYoung PeopleWell BeingHealthSocial Behaviour


Measuring National Well-being - exploring the well-being of young people in the UK, 2014

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Young PeopleGovernmentWell BeingSocial Capital


Parent-child relationships count the most, more than friends or siblings

Deniz Yucel, Anastasia Vogt Yuan

Social NetworksYoung PeopleWell BeingHealth


Rising to the top

Louis Reynolds, Jonathan Birdwell

Young PeopleLabour MarketUnemploymentEthnic Groups


Height-reducing variants and selection for short stature in Sardinia

Magdalena Zoledziewska, Carlo Sidore, Charleston W. K. Chiang, Serena Sanna, Antonella Mulas

MedicineScience And TechnologyHealthBiologyGenetics


Screened out: meeting the challenge of technology and young people’s wellbeing

Gordon Cameron, James Lloyd

Information And Communication TechnologiesSocial NetworksYoung PeoplePublic PolicyWell BeingHealth


Does welfare conditionality reduce democratic participation?

Sara Watson

PoliticsCitizenshipLabour MarketWelfare Benefits