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Validating overcrowding measures using the UK Household Longitudinal Study

Noriko Cable, Amanda Sacker

Living StandardsWell BeingHealthSurveysSocial StratificationHousing Market


Who is tech savvy? Exploring the adoption of smartphones and tablets: an empirical investigation

Emmanuel Apergis

Information And Communication TechnologiesSocial GroupsOlder PeopleSocial NetworksMediaMarketingDemographyYoung PeopleOrganizations And FirmsSocial Psychology


Immigrants’ relative income and life satisfaction: comparison groups from a multi-generational perspective

Jing Shen, Irena Kogan

MigrationIncome DynamicsEthnic GroupsWell BeingSociologySocial Psychology


Does the religious context matter? The causal effect of religious diversity on individual life satisfaction in the UK

Jing Shen, Irena Kogan

Social GroupsArea EffectsGeographyReligionEthnic GroupsWell BeingSocial PsychologyRace Relations


Socioeconomic status and the structure of the self-concept

Matthew J. Easterbrook, Toon Kuppens, Antony S. R. Manstead

PsychologyDemographySocial StratificationSocial Psychology


Why do natives and non-natives have different housing outcomes? Evidence from Britain

Olayiwola Oladiran, Anupam Nanda, Stanimira Milcheva

Area EffectsDemographyMigrationPublic PolicyLife Course AnalysisHousing Market


Economic shocks on subjective well-being: re-assessing the determinants of life-satisfaction after the 2008 financial crisis

Aurelie Charles, Dongxu Wu, Zhongmin Wu

Social GroupsPsychologyEconomicsWell BeingFinanceSocial Psychology


A new look at the housing antecedents of separation

Rory Coulter, Michael Thomas

DemographyFamily Formation And DissolutionHousing Market


Intergenerational transmission and support for EU membership in the United Kingdom: the case of Brexit

Stuart Fox, Jennifer May Hampton, Esther Muddiman, Chris Taylor

PoliticsOlder PeoplePublic OpinionElections. Electoral BehaviourYoung PeopleLife Course AnalysisSocial AttitudesInternational Economic RelationsSociology Of HouseholdsSocial Psychology


Housing and health: new evidence using biomarker data

Amy Clair, Amanda Hughes

Well BeingHealthHousing MarketBiology


The bedroom tax

Stephen Gibbons, Maria Sanchez-Vidal, Olmo Silva

HouseholdsLiving StandardsPublic PolicyWelfare BenefitsIncome DynamicsTaxationHousing Market


Family formation, parental background and young adults’ first entry into homeownership in Britain and Germany

Sait Bayrakdar, Rory Coulter, Philipp Lersch, Sergi Vidal

Young PeopleHouseholdsFamily Formation And DissolutionLife Course AnalysisSocial StratificationHousing Market


Migration versus immobility, and ties to parents

John Ermisch, Clara H. Mulder

Area EffectsGeographyDemographyMigrationHouseholdsSociologyHousing Market


Shared partisanship, household norms and turnout: testing a relational theory of electoral participation

Edward Fieldhouse, David Cutts

PoliticsElections. Electoral BehaviourSocial CapitalSociology Of HouseholdsSocial Psychology


Housing subsidies and property prices: evidence from England

Nils Braakmann, Stephen McDonald

Area EffectsGeographyEconomicsPublic PolicyWelfare BenefitsHousing Market


Short- and long-term effects of divorce and separation on housing tenure in England and Wales

Júlia Mikolai, Hill Kulu

HouseholdsFamily Formation And DissolutionLife Course AnalysisHousing Market


Parents, local house prices, and leaving home in Britain

Sait Bayrakdar, Rory Coulter

Area EffectsYoung PeopleHouseholdsLife Course AnalysisHousing Market


Impacts of smoke-free public places legislation on inequalities in youth smoking uptake: study protocol for a secondary analysis of UK survey data

Philip Emeka Anyanwu, Peter Craig, Srinivasa Vittal Katikireddi, Michael James Green

Drug/Alcohol AbuseLaw And LegislationYoung PeopleHealthSocial BehaviourSocial Psychology


Do environmental concerns affect commuting choices?: hybrid choice modelling with household survey data

Jennifer Roberts, Gurleen Popli, Rosemary J. Harris

Environmental SociologyPsychologyTransportCommutingSocial Psychology


The role of personality traits in green decision-making

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

Environmental SociologyPsychologyHouseholdsHousing MarketSociology Of Households


Living apart together and cohabitation intentions in Great Britain

Rory Coulter, Yang Hu

Family Formation And DissolutionLife Course AnalysisSociology Of HouseholdsSocial Psychology


Wellbeing at the edges of ownership

Susan J. Smith, Melek Cigdem, Rachel Ong, Gavin Wood

Debt: IndebtednessWell BeingHealthHousing Market


The financial position of British households: evidence from the 2017 NMG Consulting survey

Philippe Bracke, Hasdeep Sethi, Emma Rockall, Catherine Shaw

EconomicsSavings And AssetsDebt: IndebtednessFinanceHousing Market


The inter-relationship of adolescent unhappiness and parental mental distress

Elizabeth Webb, Lidia Panico, Laia Bécares, Anne McMunn, Yvonne Kelly

Young PeopleWell BeingSociology Of HouseholdsSocial Psychology


Saying and doing gender: intergenerational transmission of attitudes towards the sexual division of labour

Lucinda Platt, Javier Polavieja

Young PeopleSociology Of HouseholdsSocial Psychology