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Area EffectsGeographyMarketingDemographyHouseholdsSocial Stratification


Personality traits and energy efficiency in the UK residential market

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

Environmental SociologyPsychologyHouseholdsHousing MarketSociology Of Households


The link between ‘giving’ behaviours and a healthy social environment -PhD thesis-

Lorna Zischka

PsychologyWell BeingSocietiesSocial CapitalSocial BehaviourSocial Psychology


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


Social mobility, social network and subjective well-being in the UK

Yaojun Li

Social NetworksWell BeingSocial CapitalHealthSocial StratificationSocial Mobility


Dynastic inequality compared: multigenerational mobility in the US, the UK, and Germany

Guido Neidhöfer, Maximilian Stockhausen

Human CapitalEducationSocial StratificationSocial Mobility


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


Social capital across the UK: 2011 to 2012

Veronique Siegler

Social GroupsArea EffectsSocial NetworksPsychologyGeographyDemographySocietiesSocial Capital


Equity of utilisation of cardiovascular care and mental health services in England: a cohort-based cross-sectional study using small-area estimation

Sheena Asthana, Alex Gibson, Trevor Bailey, Graham Moon, Paul Hewson

Area EffectsPsychologyGeographyMedicinePublic PolicyEthnic GroupsWell BeingHealth


Financial strain in the United Kingdom

Declan French

PsychologyEconomicsIncome DynamicsHousehold EconomicsDebt: IndebtednessWell BeingHealthEconomic Policy


IQ and socioeconomic development across regions of the UK

Noah Carl

Area EffectsPsychologySocial Development


Habit discontinuity, self-activation, and the diminishing influence of context change: evidence from the UK Understanding Society survey

Gregory Owen Thomas, Wouter Poortinga, Elena Sautkina

Environmental SociologyPsychologyCommutingTravelHousing MarketSocial Behaviour


Retirement, personality, and well-being

Dusanee Kesavayuth, Robert E. Rosenman, Vasileios Zikos

Older PeoplePsychologyWell Being


Poor mental health: the links between child poverty and mental health problems

David Ayre

PsychologyYoung PeoplePovertyIncome DynamicsDebt: IndebtednessWell BeingHealthHousing Market


IQ and socio-economic development across local authorities of the UK

Noah Carl

DisabilityArea EffectsPsychologyLone ParentsSocial DevelopmentUnemploymentGovernmentHealthSocial Stratification


Paradox lost: disappearing female job satisfaction

Colin Green, John Heywood, Parvinder Kler, Gareth Leeves

PsychologyLabour MarketWell Being


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


Work–life balance/imbalance: the dominance of the middle class and the neglect of the working class

Tracey Warren

Labour MarketEconomicsWell BeingSocial StratificationSociology Of Households


Working hours, work identity and subjective wellbeing

Mark L. Bryan, Alita Nandi

PsychologySociology Of LabourWell Being


Measuring National Well-being: insights into children's mental health and well-being

Rachel Beardsmore

PsychologyYoung PeopleWell BeingHealthSocial Psychology


The role of parental education and income in children’s aspirations for higher education: a causal estimation

Tina Rampino

Social GroupsYoung PeopleEducationHousehold EconomicsSocial StratificationHigher Education


The good childhood report 2015

Larissa Pople, Gwyther Rees, Gill Main, Jonathan Bradshaw

PsychologyYoung PeopleWell BeingSocial Psychology


Leaving work and wellbeing: beyond an average effect

Dusanee Kesavayuth, Vasileios Zikos, Robert E. Rosenman

Older PeoplePsychologyWell Being


Social patterning in grip strength across the life course: a cross sectional analysis using Understanding Society

Caroline Carney

MedicineHealthLife Course AnalysisSocial Stratification


Personality and depressive symptoms: individual participant meta-analysis of 10 cohorts

Christian Hakulinen, Marko Elovainio, Laura Pulkki-Råback, Marianna Virtanen, Mika Kivimäki

PsychologyPsychiatryWell BeingHealth