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Biomarkers as precursors of disability

Apostolos Davillas, Apostolos Davillas, Stephen Pudney, Stephen Pudney

DisabilityDisabilityHealthHealthLife Course AnalysisLife Course AnalysisBiologyBiology


Was there a ‘Youthquake’ in the 2017 general election?

Patrick Sturgis, Will Jennings

PoliticsPublic OpinionElections. Electoral BehaviourYoung PeopleSurvey Methodology


Applying prospect theory to participation in a CAPI/web panel survey

Peter Lynn

PsychologySurvey Methodology


The change and stability of NEO scores over six-years: a British study and a short review

Adrian Furnham, Helen Cheng

PsychologySurvey MethodologyLife Course Analysis


Informal caregiving patterns and trajectories of psychological distress in the UK Household Longitudinal Study

Rebecca E. Lacey, Anne McMunn, Elizabeth Webb

DisabilityOlder PeoplePsychologyWell BeingHealthLife Course AnalysisCaregiving


Mind the “happiness” gap: the relationship between cohabitation, marriage, and subjective well-being in the United Kingdom, Australia, Germany, and Norway

Brienna Perelli-Harris, Stefanie Hoherz, Trude Lappegard, Ann Evans

Family Formation And DissolutionWell BeingHealthLife Course Analysis


The acceptability of collecting samples from Understanding Society participants for microbiome analysis

Lindsay Abbassian, Paul Vousden, Alice Coulter, Shavanthi Rajatileka, Jonathan Burton

Survey MethodologyBiology


Increasing participation in a mobile app study: the effects of a sequential mixed-mode design and in-interview invitation

Annette Jäckle, Alexander Wenz, Jonathan Burton, Mick P. Couper

Information And Communication TechnologiesSurvey Methodology


The acceptability and feasibility of asking monthly “life-event” questions in between waves of a panel study

Anna Horsley, Kelsey Beninger, Naomi Day, Gurprit Dhillon, Annette Jäckle

Survey MethodologyLife Course Analysis


Linking survey and Twitter data: informed consent, disclosure, security, and archiving

Luke Sloan, Curtis Jessop, Tarek Al Baghal, Matthew Williams

Information And Communication TechnologiesSocial NetworksSurvey Methodology


Stable traits but unstable measures? Identifying panel effects in self-reflective survey questions

Bert Van Landeghem

PsychologyEconomicsSurvey MethodologyWell Being


Does participation in voluntary organizations protect against risky alcohol and tobacco use? Findings from the UK panel data

Maria K. Pavlova, Matthias Lühr, Maike Luhmann

Drug/Alcohol AbuseSocial NetworksSocial CapitalHealthLife Course AnalysisSocial Behaviour


The moderating effect of childhood disadvantage on the associations between smoking and occupational exposure and lung function; a cross sectional analysis of the UK Household Longitudinal Study (UKHLS)

Caroline Carney, Michaela Benzeval

Drug/Alcohol AbuseHealthLife Course AnalysisSocial Stratification


Willingness to use mobile technologies for data collection in a probability household panel

Alexander Wenz, Annette Jäckle, Mick P. Couper

Information And Communication TechnologiesSurvey Methodology


Mixed marriage among immigrants and their descendants in the United Kingdom: analysis of longitudinal data with missing information

Hill Kulu, Tina Hannemann

DemographyMigrationFamily Formation And DissolutionEthnic GroupsLife Course Analysis


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


Respondent burden in a mobile app: evidence from a shopping receipt scanning study

Brendan Read

Information And Communication TechnologiesSurvey Methodology


The Longitudinal Item Count Technique: a new technique for asking sensitive questions in surveys

Alessandra Gaia, Tarek Al Baghal

Social GroupsSurvey Methodology


Participation in a mobile app survey to collect expenditure data as part of a large-scale probability household panel: coverage and participation rates and biases

Annette Jäckle, Jonathan Burton, Mick P. Couper, Carli Lessof

Information And Communication TechnologiesSurvey MethodologyFinance


A decade of life-course research on fertility of immigrants and their descendants in Europe

Hill Kulu, Nadja Milewski, Tina Hannemann, Júlia Mikolai

MigrationChildbearing: FertilityResearchEthnic GroupsLife Course Analysis


A review of new technologies and data sources for measuring household finances: implications for total survey error

Annette Jäckle, Alessandra Gaia, Carli Lessof, Mick P. Couper

Information And Communication TechnologiesHouseholdsSurvey MethodologyFinance


Universal credit and its impact on household incomes: the long and the short of it

Mike Brewer, Robert Joyce, Tom Waters, Joseph Woods

HouseholdsPovertyWelfare BenefitsIncome DynamicsTaxationLife Course Analysis


Early-life inequalities and biological ageing: a multisystem Biological Health Score approach in Understanding Society

Maryam Karimi, Raphaële Castagné, Cyrille Delpierre, Gaëlle Albertus, Eloïse Berger

HealthLife Course AnalysisSocial StratificationBiology


Item nonresponse rates and panel conditioning in a longitudinal survey among youth

Aigul Mavletova, Peter Lynn

Young PeopleHouseholdsSurvey Methodology


Returns to work after retirement: a prospective study of unretirement in the United Kingdom

Loretta G. Platts, Laurie M. Corna, Diana Worts, Peggy McDonough, Debora Price

Older PeopleLabour MarketEconomicsLife Course Analysis