Latest research

Discover which publications have used Understanding Society data by using this search facility. The research can be filtered by subject, publication type, author and year of publication.

Please let us know about your research

Reset
Search found 36 items

The dynamics of in-work poverty

Leen Vandecasteele, Marco Giesselmann

Labour MarketPovertyLife Course Analysis


Single women living alone in later life: evidence from Understanding Society data

Hafiz T.A. Khan, Trish Hafford-Letchfield, Nicky Lambert

Social GroupsOlder PeopleDemographyWell BeingHealthLife Course AnalysisSociology


Can mothers’ part-time work explain the gender pay gap?

Monica Costa Dias, Robert Joyce, Francesca Parodi

Labour MarketFamily Formation And DissolutionChildbearing: FertilityWages And EarningsLife Course Analysis


How does becoming a parent shape gender role attitudes?

Elena Grinza, Francesco Devicienti, Mariacristina Rossi, Davide Vannoni

Childbearing: FertilityLife Course AnalysisSocial AttitudesSociology Of Households


What are the effects of separation on residential change in England and Wales?

Júlia Mikolai, Hill Kulu

HouseholdsFamily Formation And DissolutionLife Course AnalysisHousing Market


What is the impact of air pollution on life satisfaction for people living in England?

Sarah Knight, Peter Howley

Environmental SociologyArea EffectsPsychologyGeographyWell Being


Foreword

David Walker

Social ChangeHouseholdsPublic PolicyResearchLife Course AnalysisSurveys


Gender inequality and family change: commentary

Sam Smethers

Labour MarketHouseholdsPublic PolicyChildbearing: FertilityWelfare BenefitsWages And EarningsLife Course AnalysisSocial AttitudesSurveysSociology Of HouseholdsCaregiving


Green lives: commentary

Dustin Benton

Environmental SociologyGeographyWell BeingHealthSocial Behaviour


Are changes in the spread of hours worked causing increased inequality in earnings?

Daniele Checchi, Cecilia Garcia-Penalosa, Lara Vivian

Labour EconomicsWages And Earnings


Are the growing numbers of self-employed volunteers or reluctant recruits?

Andrew Henley

Area EffectsRegional EconomicsLabour MarketUnemploymentOrganizations And FirmsEconomicsWages And Earnings


Does it pay off to work on a low wage?

Gundi Knies, Alexander Plum

Area EffectsRegional EconomicsLabour MarketUnemploymentWages And Earnings


Is low pay a springboard to higher earnings?

Conor D'Arcy, Alex Hurrell

Sociology Of LabourLabour MarketUnemploymentPovertyPublic PolicyWages And Earnings


What can explain ethnic differences in women's labour market entry and exit rates?

Yassine Khoudja, Lucinda Platt

Social GroupsLabour MarketUnemploymentEthnic GroupsLife Course AnalysisSociology


Low pay and work: commentary

Kate Bell

Labour MarketLabour EconomicsWages And Earnings


Looking forward: afterword

Susan Harkness

Social SciencesSocial ChangePublic PolicyResearchLife Course AnalysisSurveysSocial Policy


Childlessness in the UK

Ann Berrington

DemographyEducationChildbearing: FertilityLife Course Analysis


A life course approach for understanding later life sustainability

Holly Syddall, Avan Aihie Sayer

Well BeingHealthLife Course AnalysisBiology


Employment and family transitions: trends before and after the Great Recession

Mark Lyons-Amos, Ingrid Schoon

Young PeopleEducationLabour MarketLife Course Analysis


Labour market uncertainty and leaving the parental home in the UK

Katerina Gousia, Olena Nizalova, Thomas Middleton

Young PeopleLabour MarketHouseholdsUnemploymentFamily Formation And DissolutionLife Course AnalysisHousing Market


Faster home broadband but how does it affect education attainment?

Benjamin Faber, Rosa Sanchis-Guarner, Felix Weinhardt

Information And Communication TechnologiesGeographyYoung PeopleEducationPublic Policy


Family instability throughout childhood: building a more detailed picture

Mike Brewer, Alita Nandi, Seetha Menon, Paulino Font-Gilabert

Lone ParentsYoung PeopleHouseholdsFamily Formation And DissolutionLife Course Analysis


Parents and children: commentary

Jeremy Todd

Young PeopleChild DevelopmentHouseholdsPublic PolicyLife Course Analysis


Education: commentary

David Laws

Information And Communication TechnologiesMigrationYoung PeopleEducationLabour MarketUnemploymentPublic PolicyWages And EarningsEthnic Groups


Foreword

David Walker

Social ChangeHouseholdsResearchSocietiesLife Course AnalysisSurveys