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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


Older owners: research on the lives, aspirations and housing outcomes of older homeowners in the UK

James Lloyd, Will Parry

DisabilityOlder PeopleArea EffectsDemographyIncome DynamicsHealthHousing MarketCaregiving


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


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


Cleaner nudges? Policy labels and investment decision-making

Ian Lange, Mirko Moro, Mohammad Mahbubur Rahman

Environmental SociologyOlder PeoplePsychologyScience And TechnologyHouseholdsWelfare BenefitsSocial Behaviour


How have employment transitions for older workers in Germany and the UK changed?

David Wright

Older PeopleLabour Market


Survey of socio-demographic data on energy practices: deliverable D3.1

Christine Gaffney, Breffní Lennon, Paul O’Connor, Niall Dunphy

Environmental SociologyDemographySurveysSocial StratificationSocial Behaviour


The socioeconomic inequalities in, and determinants of, obesity in developing countries -PhD thesis-

Girmaye Dinsa

GeographyMigrationEconomicsPovertyHealthSocial Stratification


Essays on socio-economic integration of migrants in the UK labour market: access (or lack of access) to the professional class, gendering of occupations and earning trajectories -PhD thesis-

Nephat Shumba

MigrationLabour MarketWages And EarningsSocial Stratification


Work-time underemployment and financial hardship: class inequalities and recession in the UK

Tracey Warren

Labour MarketEconomicsWages And EarningsSocial Stratification


Do parents matter? Revisiting ethnic penalties in occupation among second generation ethnic minorities in England and Wales

Carolina V. Zuccotti

Labour MarketEthnic GroupsSocial Stratification


The mobility problem in Britain: new findings from the analysis of birth cohort data

Erzsébet Bukodi, John H. Goldthorpe, Lorraine Waller, Jouni Kuha

SociologySocial StratificationSocial Mobility


Housework as 'family practices' in transnational couples: an exploratory study of middle-class Indians in the UK

Lotika Singha

Social SciencesMigrationFamily Formation And DissolutionEthnic GroupsLife Course AnalysisSocial StratificationSocial BehaviourSociology Of Households


Leukemia-associated somatic mutations drive distinct patterns of age-related clonal hemopoiesis

Thomas McKerrell, Naomi Park, Thaidy Moreno, Carolyn Grove, Hannes Ponstingl, Jonathan Stephens, Charles Crawley, Jenny Craig, Mike A. Scott, Clare Hodkinson

Older PeopleMedicineHealthBiologyGenetics