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The impact of bullying victimisation on mental wellbeing

Georgios Marios Chrysanthou, Chrysovalantis Vasilakis

PsychologyYoung PeopleWell BeingHealthSocial Psychology


People do not adapt to income changes: a re-evaluation of the dynamic effects of (reference) income on life satisfaction with GSOEP and UKHLS data

Caspar Kaiser

PsychologyIncome DynamicsWell Being


Who voted for Brexit? Individual and regional data combined

Eleonora Alabrese, Sascha O. Becker, Thiemo Fetzer, Dennis Novy

PoliticsArea EffectsPsychologyGeographyElections. Electoral BehaviourDemographyInternational Economic Relations


Changing preferences for Brexit: identifying the groups with volatile support for 'Leave'

Jan Germen Janmaat, Gabriella Melis, Andy Green, Nicola Pensiero

PoliticsPublic OpinionPsychologyGovernmentSocial AttitudesInternational Economic Relations


Schadenfreude: status effects and the well-being of the unemployed

Peter Howley, Sarah Knight

Area EffectsPsychologyLabour MarketUnemploymentWell Being


Taking pleasure from neighbours’ misfortune: comparison effects, social norms and the well-being of the unemployed

Peter Howley, Sarah Knight

Area EffectsSocial NetworksPsychologyLabour MarketUnemploymentEconomicsWell BeingSocial Psychology


Who got the Brexit blues? Using a quasi-experiment to show the effect of Brexit on subjective wellbeing in the UK

Nattavudh Powdthavee, Anke C. Plagnol, Paul Frijters, Andrew E. Clark

PoliticsPublic OpinionPsychologyElections. Electoral BehaviourWell Being


Education, income and happiness: panel evidence for the UK

Felix FitzRoy, Michael Nolan

PsychologyEducationEconomicsIncome DynamicsWell BeingLife Course AnalysisHigher Education


The Big Five personality traits and partisanship in England

Toke Aidt, Christopher Rauh

PoliticsPublic OpinionPsychologyElections. Electoral BehaviourLife Course Analysis


Socio-economic gaps in university enrollment: the role of perceived pecuniary and non-pecuniary returns

Teodora Boneva, Christopher Rauh

PsychologyEducationEconomicsSocial StratificationHigher Education


How entry into parenthood shapes gender role attitudes: new evidence from longitudinal UK data

Elena Grinza, Francesco Devicienti, Mariacristina Rossi, Davide Vannoni

PsychologyLabour MarketChildbearing: FertilityLife Course AnalysisSocial AttitudesSociology Of HouseholdsCaregivingBiology


How entry into parenthood shapes gender role attitudes: new evidence from longitudinal UK data

Elena Grinza, Francesco Devicienti, Mariacristina Rossi, Davide Vannoni

PsychologyLabour MarketChildbearing: FertilityLife Course AnalysisSocial AttitudesSociology Of HouseholdsCaregivingBiology


Was Brexit caused by the unhappy and the old?

Federica Liberini, Andrew J. Oswald, Eugenio Proto, Michela Redoano

PoliticsPublic OpinionPsychologyDemographyFinanceInternational Economic Relations


Do humans suffer a psychological low in midlife? Two approaches (with and without controls) in seven data sets

David G. Blanchflower, Andrew J. Oswald

PsychologyWell BeingHealthLife Course Analysis


The returns to personality traits across the wage distribution

Matthias Collischon

PsychologyLabour MarketWages And Earnings


Social mobility and the wellbeing of individuals

Tak Wing Chan

PsychologySocial ExclusionSocial InclusionWell BeingSocial CapitalSociologySocial StratificationSocial Mobility


The dynamic effects of retirement on well-being

Dusanee Kesavayuth, Robert E. Rosenman, Vasileios Zikos

Older PeoplePsychologyTime UseLabour MarketIncome DynamicsWell BeingHealth


Temporal stability, cross-validity, and external validity of risk preferences measures: experimental evidence from a UK representative sample

Matteo M. Galizzi, Sara R. Machado, Raffaele Miniaci

PsychologySurvey MethodologyHealthFinance


Does well-being help you with unemployment?

Dusanee Kesavayuth, Vasileios Zikos

PsychologyUnemploymentWell BeingHealth


Personality traits and energy efficiency in the UK residential market

Ante Busic-Sontic, Natalia V. Czap, Franz Fuerst

Environmental SociologyPsychologyHouseholdsHousing MarketSociology Of Households


Social media use and children's wellbeing

Emily McDool, Philip Powell, Jennifer Roberts, Karl Taylor

Information And Communication TechnologiesArea EffectsSocial NetworksPsychologyTime UseYoung PeopleChild DevelopmentWell BeingSocial CapitalSocial Behaviour


Financial strain in the United Kingdom

Declan French

PsychologyEconomicsIncome DynamicsHousehold EconomicsDebt: IndebtednessWell BeingHealthEconomic Policy


Paradox lost: disappearing female job satisfaction

Colin Green, John Heywood, Parvinder Kler, Gareth Leeves

PsychologyLabour MarketWell Being


Do individuals return to baseline levels of well-being after recovering from poor health?

Peter Howley

DisabilityWell BeingHealth


The lives of the others: sexual identity and relationship quality in Australia and the United Kingdom

Francisco Perales, Janeen Baxter

Social GroupsPsychologyFamily Formation And DissolutionSociologySocial Behaviour