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

Paul Wakeling, Ann Berrington, Adriana Duta

Young PeoplePublic PolicyFinanceHigher Education


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


Educational differences in timing and quantum of childbearing in Britain: a study of cohorts born 1940−1969

Ann Berrington, Juliet Stone, Eva Beaujouan

DemographyChildbearing: FertilityHigher Education


Life at both ends of the ladder: education-based identification and its association with well-being and social attitudes

Toon Kuppens, Matthew J. Easterbrook, Russell Spears, Antony S. R. Manstead

EducationWell BeingSocial CapitalSocial AttitudesHigher EducationSocial 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


Insights 2015: findings from the largest longitudinal study of UK households

Social SciencesResearchSurveys


Researching the lifecourse: critical reflections from the social sciences

Social SciencesLife Course Analysis


Does welfare conditionality reduce democratic participation?

Sara Watson

PoliticsCitizenshipLabour MarketWelfare Benefits


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


Further analysis to value the health and educational benefits of sport and culture

Daniel Fujiwara, Laura Kudrna, Tom Cornwall, Kate Laffan, Paul Dolan

EducationEconomicsPublic PolicyGovernmentWell BeingHealthSportArtsHigher Education