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Reliability and stability of the standard fear of crime indicator in a national panel over 14 years

Rainer Schnell, Marcel Noack

Area EffectsCrime And JusticePsychologySurvey MethodologySurveysSocial Psychology


Easing the transition: the relationship between alcohol and labour market activity in the over 50s population of the UK

George Holley-Moore, Brian Beach, Cesira Urzi Brancati

Drug/Alcohol AbuseOlder PeopleLabour MarketUnemploymentWell BeingHealth


Social and political attitudes of people on low incomes

Allison Dunatchik, Malen Davies, Julia Griggs, Fatima Hussain, Curtis Jessop

PoliticsPublic OpinionSocial ExclusionPovertySocial CapitalSocial AttitudesSocial Psychology


Privatizing participation? The impact of private welfare provision on democratic accountability

Jane Gingrich, Sara Watson

PoliticsDisabilityPublic OpinionPsychologyElections. Electoral BehaviourLabour MarketWelfare BenefitsSocieties


Ethnic minority voters in 2015: a breakthrough for the Conservative party?

Nicole Martin

PoliticsElections. Electoral BehaviourEthnic Groups


Untreated hypertension in the UK household population — who are missed by the general health checks?

Jakob Petersen, Michaela Benzeval

MedicineHealthSurveysBiology


Variations in cognitive abilities across the life course: cross-sectional evidence from Understanding Society: the UK Household Longitudinal Study

Elise Whitley, Ian J. Deary, Stuart J. Ritchie, G. David Batty, Meena Kumari

Older PeoplePsychologyWell BeingHealthLife Course Analysis


Parents' health and children's help

John Ermisch

DisabilityOlder PeopleSocial NetworksHouseholdsHealthCaregiving


Insights 2016: findings from the largest longitudinal study of UK households

Social SciencesSocial ChangeHouseholdsPublic PolicyResearchLife Course AnalysisSurveys


Foreword

David Walker

Social ChangeHouseholdsResearchSocietiesLife Course AnalysisSurveys


About the study: ten key features

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Social SciencesInterdisciplinarity: Social SciencesHouseholdsResearchSurveys


Introduction

Michaela Benzeval

PoliticsSocial ChangeEducationLabour MarketHouseholdsPublic PolicyResearchSocietiesHealthLife Course AnalysisSurveys


Devolution - a route to better policy making: case studies

Raj Patel

PoliticsEnvironmental SociologyLaw And LegislationArea EffectsPublic PolicyGovernmentWell BeingHealthTaxationCommuting


How do biomarkers and genetics contribute to Understanding Society? -25th Anniversary editorial-

Michaela Benzeval, Meena Kumari, Andrew M. Jones

Social SciencesMedicineScience And TechnologyResearchLife Course AnalysisSurveysBiologyGenetics


Later life in the United Kingdom: October 2016

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Older PeopleStatistical AnalysisWell BeingSocial CapitalCaregiving


The dynamic effects of retirement on well-being

Dusanee Kesavayuth, Robert E. Rosenman, Vasileios Zikos

Older PeoplePsychologyTime UseLabour MarketIncome DynamicsWell BeingHealth


In or out? Poverty dynamics among older individuals in the UK

Ricky Kanabar

Older PeopleHouseholdsPovertyWelfare BenefitsIncome Dynamics


Walking the tightrope: the challenges of combining work and care in later life

Kate Jopling

Older PeopleLabour MarketPublic PolicyCaregiving


Ethnic inequalities in limiting health and self-reported health in later life revisited

Maria Evandrou, Jane Falkingham, Zhixin Feng, Athina Vlachantoni

Social GroupsOlder PeopleEthnic GroupsHealth


Working longer? How being employed/self-employed in later life in the UK relates to health and increasing gender and income inequalities

Sara Arber, Robert Meadows

Older PeopleLabour MarketIncome DynamicsWages And EarningsHealth


Age and socio-economic inequalities in access to learning and training in later life in the UK

Martin Hyde, Chris Phillipson

Older PeopleTraining: Labour MarketEducationSocial Stratification


Retirement and cognitive abilities

Alberto Tumino

Older PeoplePensionsPsychologyWell BeingHealth


Comparing the employment of older workers in UK and Germany

David Wright

Older PeopleLabour Market


Measuring later life social exclusion in Understanding Society

Catherine A. MacLeod, Andy Ross, Gillian Windle, Gopalakrishnan Netuveli, Amanda Sacker

Older PeopleSocial Exclusion


Do the companionship and community networks of older LGBT adults compensate for weaker kinship networks?

Marcus Green

Social GroupsOlder PeopleSocial NetworksSocial Behaviour