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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


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


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

Jane Gingrich, Sara Watson

PoliticsDisabilityPublic OpinionPsychologyElections. Electoral BehaviourLabour MarketWelfare BenefitsSocieties


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


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


Financial stability report

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EconomicsDebt: IndebtednessFinanceHousing Market


Alternative measures to BMI: exploring income-related inequalities in adiposity in Great Britain

Apostolos Davillas, Michaela Benzeval

Income DynamicsHealthFinanceSocial StratificationBiology


Educational aspirations among UK young teenagers: exploring the role of gender, class and ethnicity

Ann Berrington, Steven Roberts, Peter Tammes

PsychologyYoung PeopleEthnic GroupsSocial StratificationHigher Education


Economic well-being: quarter 2, April to June 2016

Dominic Webber, Lee Mallett

EconomicsHousehold EconomicsWell BeingFinance


Financial review of early learning and childcare in Scotland: the current landscape

EducationChild DevelopmentEconomicsPublic PolicyFinanceCaregiving


The dynamic effects of retirement on well-being

Dusanee Kesavayuth, Robert E. Rosenman, Vasileios Zikos

Older PeoplePsychologyTime UseLabour MarketIncome DynamicsWell BeingHealth


The Welsh Single-Use Carrier Bag Charge and behavioural spillover

Gregory Owen Thomas, Wouter Poortinga, Elena Sautkina

Environmental SociologyArea EffectsPsychologyEconomicsSocial AttitudesSocial Behaviour


The good childhood report 2016

Larissa Pople, Gwyther Rees

PsychologyYoung PeopleWell BeingSocial Psychology


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


Youthful abandon: why are young people drinking less?

Aveek Bhattacharya

Drug/Alcohol AbusePsychologyYoung PeopleSocial Behaviour


A debt effect? How is unmanageable debt related to other problems in people’s lives?

Joe Lane

PovertyHousehold EconomicsDebt: IndebtednessWell BeingHealthFinance


Financial stability report

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EconomicsDebt: IndebtednessFinanceHousing Market


Retirement and cognitive abilities

Alberto Tumino

Older PeoplePensionsPsychologyWell BeingHealth


Does well-being help you with unemployment?

Dusanee Kesavayuth, Vasileios Zikos

PsychologyUnemploymentWell BeingHealth


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

Heather Brown, Olga Biosca

PsychologyEducationSavings And AssetsHealthBiology


Fresco knowledge guide

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Area EffectsGeographyMarketingDemographyHouseholdsFinanceSocial Stratification


Pinning down subjective valuations: a well-being-analysis approach to eminent domain

Maria M. Maciá

Law And LegislationEconomicsPublic PolicyGovernmentWell BeingFinanceHousing Market


Personality traits and energy efficiency in the UK residential market

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

Environmental SociologyPsychologyHouseholdsHousing MarketSociology Of Households