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Diversity and neighbourhood satisfaction

Monica Langella, Alan Manning

Area EffectsSocial NetworksCrime And JusticeEthnic GroupsWell BeingSocietiesSocial CapitalSocial BehaviourSocial Psychology


How do product market regulations affect workers? Evidence from the network industries

Oliver Denk

Law And LegislationLabour MarketLabour EconomicsOrganizations And FirmsPublic PolicyGovernmentWages And EarningsWell Being


Risk, exposure and resilience to risk in Britain today: women’s risks in life - an interim report

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InsuranceUnpaid WorkHouseholdsWell BeingSocietiesLife Course AnalysisFinanceCaregiving


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


Who experiences ethnic and racial harassment?

Alita Nandi, Renee Reichl Luthra

Area EffectsEthnic GroupsWell BeingRace Relations


Written evidence submitted by the Institute for Social and Economic Research, University of Essex [Home Affairs Committee. Hate crime and its violent consequences inquiry]

Alita Nandi, Renee Reichl Luthra

Area EffectsCrime And JusticeEthnic GroupsWell BeingRace Relations


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


Parents, siblings, or friends? Exploring life satisfaction among early adolescents

Deniz Yucel, Anastasia S. Vogt Yuan

Young PeopleWell BeingHealthSocial BehaviourSocial Psychology


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

Jane Gingrich, Sara Watson

PoliticsDisabilityPublic OpinionPsychologyElections. Electoral BehaviourLabour MarketWelfare BenefitsSocieties


The externality cost of neighbour’s at work: social norm induced effects on well-being

Peter Howley, Sarah Knight

Area EffectsSocial NetworksLabour MarketUnemploymentWell BeingSocial Psychology


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


Ethnic and racial harassment and mental health: identifying sources of resilience

Alita Nandi, Renee Reichl Luthra, Michaela Benzeval

Area EffectsSocial NetworksPsychologyReligionEthnic GroupsWell BeingSocial CapitalHealthSocial StratificationSocial BehaviourSocial PsychologyRace Relations


The impact of ADHD on the health and well-being of ADHD children and their siblings

Tessa Peasgood, Anupam Bhardwaj, Katie Biggs, John E. Brazier, David Coghill

PsychiatryChild DevelopmentWell BeingHealthSocial Psychology


Work and wellbeing: exploring data on inequalities

Rachel Ormston, Steven Hope

PsychologyLabour MarketOrganizations And FirmsWell BeingHealth


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


Unemployment is bad for health: so what's the role for social policy?

Daniel Sage

Training: Labour MarketLabour MarketUnemploymentPublic PolicyWell BeingSocial CapitalHealth


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

Social SciencesSocial ChangeHouseholdsPublic PolicyResearchLife Course AnalysisSurveys


Health and employment: commentary

Stephen Bevan

Labour MarketPublic PolicyWell BeingHealth


Foreword

David Walker

Social ChangeHouseholdsResearchSocietiesLife Course AnalysisSurveys


Life satisfaction, ethnicity and neighbourhoods: is there an effect of neighbourhood ethnic composition on life satisfaction?

Gundi Knies, Alita Nandi, Lucinda Platt

Area EffectsEthnic GroupsWell Being


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