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Work–life balance/imbalance: the dominance of the middle class and the neglect of the working class

Tracey Warren

Labour MarketEconomicsWell BeingSocial StratificationSociology Of Households


Does neighbourhood unemployment affect the springboard effect of low pay?

Alexander Plum, Gundi Knies

Area EffectsRegional EconomicsLabour MarketUnemploymentWages And Earnings


Do active labour market policies promote the well-being, health and social capital of the unemployed? Evidence from the UK

Daniel Sage

Training: Labour MarketLabour MarketUnemploymentPublic PolicyWell BeingSocial CapitalHealthSocial Policy


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


Households’ responses to spousal job loss: ‘all change’ or ‘carry on as usual’?

Karon Gush, James Scott, Heather Laurie

UnemploymentIncome DynamicsHousehold Economics


Intra-household commuting choices and local labour markets

Jennifer Roberts, Karl Taylor

Area EffectsLabour MarketHouseholdsUnemploymentCommuting


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


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

Caroline Carney

MedicineHealthLife Course AnalysisSocial Stratification


The post crisis growth in the self-employed: volunteers or reluctant recruits?

Andrew Henley

Regional EconomicsLabour MarketUnemploymentOrganizations And FirmsEconomics


Survey of socio-demographic data on energy practices: deliverable D3.1

Christine Gaffney, Breffní Lennon, Paul O’Connor, Niall Dunphy

Environmental SociologyDemographySurveysSocial StratificationSocial Behaviour


Rising to the top

Louis Reynolds, Jonathan Birdwell

Young PeopleLabour MarketUnemploymentEthnic Groups


The socioeconomic inequalities in, and determinants of, obesity in developing countries -PhD thesis-

Girmaye Dinsa

GeographyMigrationEconomicsPovertyHealthSocial Stratification


Essays on socio-economic integration of migrants in the UK labour market: access (or lack of access) to the professional class, gendering of occupations and earning trajectories -PhD thesis-

Nephat Shumba

MigrationLabour MarketWages And EarningsSocial Stratification


Job loss and social capital: the role of family, friends and wider support networks

Karon Gush, James Scott, Heather Laurie

Labour MarketUnemploymentSocial Capital


Creaming and parking in quasi-marketised welfare-to-work schemes: designed out of or designed in to the UK Work Programme?

Eleanor Carter, Adam Whitworth

Labour MarketUnemploymentPublic PolicyWelfare Benefits


Work-time underemployment and financial hardship: class inequalities and recession in the UK

Tracey Warren

Labour MarketEconomicsWages And EarningsSocial Stratification


Does welfare conditionality reduce democratic participation?

Sara Watson

PoliticsCitizenshipLabour MarketWelfare Benefits


Do parents matter? Revisiting ethnic penalties in occupation among second generation ethnic minorities in England and Wales

Carolina V. Zuccotti

Labour MarketEthnic GroupsSocial Stratification


The mobility problem in Britain: new findings from the analysis of birth cohort data

Erzsébet Bukodi, John H. Goldthorpe, Lorraine Waller, Jouni Kuha

SociologySocial StratificationSocial Mobility


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


The scarring effect of unemployment from the early ‘90s to the Great Recession

Alberto Tumino

Labour MarketUnemploymentOrganizations And FirmsEconomics


The effects of father’s worklessness on young adults in the UK

Wouter Zwysen

Young PeopleLabour MarketUnemploymentWell BeingSociology Of Households