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The health of parents with and without intellectual impairment in the UK

E. Emerson, G. Llewellyn, C. Hatton, G. Hindmarsh, J. Robertson

DisabilityHouseholdsWell BeingHealth


Empirical analysis of the fertility outcomes of women in Britain using count data models

Shivani Taneja

DemographyMigrationChildbearing: FertilityEthnic GroupsLife Course Analysis


Age and income-related inequalities in C-reactive protein: evidence from Understanding Society (UKHLS)

Apostolos Davillas, Michaela Benzeval, Meena Kumari

MedicineIncome DynamicsHealthLife Course AnalysisBiology


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


Household location and income: a spatial analysis for British cities

David Cuberes, Jennifer Roberts

Area EffectsGeographyUrban EconomyLabour MarketHouseholdsUnemploymentPovertyIncome Dynamics


Childlessness in the UK

Ann Berrington

DemographyChildbearing: FertilityLife Course Analysis


Intra-household commuting choices and local labour markets

Jennifer Roberts, Karl Taylor

Area EffectsLabour MarketHouseholdsUnemploymentCommuting


Effects of early life weather conditions on later life attitudes and outcomes

Joseph Gomes

GeographyScience And TechnologyChildbearing: FertilityLife Course Analysis


Social patterning in grip strength across the life course: a cross sectional analysis using Understanding Society

Caroline Carney

MedicineHealthLife Course AnalysisSocial Stratification


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


Researching the lifecourse: critical reflections from the social sciences

Social SciencesLife Course Analysis


Residential proximity of parents and their adult offspring in the United Kingdom, 2009–10

Tak Wing Chan, John Ermisch

GeographyDemographyMigrationEthnic GroupsLife Course AnalysisSocial BehaviourSociology Of Households


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

Dimitra Hartas

Area EffectsSocial NetworksPsychologyChild DevelopmentHouseholdsChildbearing: FertilityWell BeingSocial Capital


Financial inclusion annual monitoring report 2015

Karen Rowlingson, Stephen McKay

HouseholdsSavings And AssetsDebt: IndebtednessFinance


Towards a theory of the dynamics of household car ownership: insights from a mobility biographies approach

Ben Clark, Kiron Chatterjee, Glenn Lyons

HouseholdsLife Course AnalysisTransport


Time in mixed methods longitudinal research: working across written narratives and large scale panel survey data to investigate attitudes to volunteering

Rose Lindsey, Elizabeth Metcalfe, Rosalind Edwards

ResearchSocial CapitalLife Course AnalysisSocial AttitudesSurveys


Residential energy expenditures and the relevance of changes in household circumstances

Simonetta Longhi

Environmental SociologySocial ChangeHouseholds


Household repayment behaviour and neighbourhood effects

Sarah Brown

Area EffectsHouseholdsDebt: IndebtednessFinanceHousing Market


Does welfare conditionality reduce democratic participation?

Sara Watson

PoliticsCitizenshipLabour MarketWelfare Benefits


Proximity of couples to parents: influences of gender, labor market, and family

Tak Wing Chan, John Ermisch

DemographyHouseholdsSociology Of Households


Housework as 'family practices' in transnational couples: an exploratory study of middle-class Indians in the UK

Lotika Singha

Social SciencesMigrationFamily Formation And DissolutionEthnic GroupsLife Course AnalysisSocial StratificationSocial BehaviourSociology Of Households