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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


The financial position of British households: evidence from the 2016 NMG Consulting survey

Philip Bunn, Nicola Shadbolt, Tamara Li, Thomas Stratton

EconomicsSavings And AssetsDebt: IndebtednessFinanceHousing Market


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


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


My house or our home? Transitions into sole home ownership in British couples

Philipp Lersch, Sergi Vidal

Law And LegislationHouseholdsFamily Formation And DissolutionSavings And AssetsHousing Market


Exploring the relationship between time preference, body fatness, and educational attainment

Heather Brown, Olga Biosca

PsychologyEducationSavings And AssetsHealthBiology


Ethnicity and ethnic group measures in social survey research

Roxanne Connelly, Vernon Gayle, Paul S. Lambert

Social SciencesResearchEthnic GroupsSurveys


A guide to the UK Prosperity Index

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Area EffectsEconomicsIncome DynamicsSavings And AssetsWell BeingSocieties


Financial inclusion annual monitoring report 2016

Karen Rowlingson, Stephen McKay

HouseholdsSavings And AssetsDebt: IndebtednessFinance


Sexual orientation and symptoms of common mental disorder or low wellbeing: combined meta-analysis of 12 UK population health surveys

Joanna Semlyen, Michael King, Justin Varney, Gareth Hagger-Johnson

Drug/Alcohol AbuseSocial GroupsPsychologyWell BeingHealthSurveys


‘It’s The Sun wot won it’: evidence of media influence on political attitudes and voting from a UK quasi-natural experiment

Aaron Reeves, Martin McKee, David Stuckler

PoliticsMediaElections. Electoral BehaviourSociologySocial Psychology


Early influences on saving behaviour: analysis of British panel data

Sarah Brown, Karl Taylor

Young PeopleSavings And AssetsLife Course AnalysisFinance