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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


Drivers of poverty entry and persistence among older people in the UK

Ricky Kanabar

Older PeoplePovertyWelfare BenefitsIncome Dynamics


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

Sarah Knight, Peter Howley

Environmental SociologyArea EffectsPsychologyGeographyWell Being


What is the relationship between health and social exclusion in older age?

Amanda Sacker, Andy Ross, Catherine MacLeod, Gopal Netuveli, Gill Windle

Older PeopleSocial ExclusionHealth


What’s driving unretirement – might it exacerbate inequalities in later life?

Loretta Platts, Laurie Corna, Diana Worts, Peggy McDonough, Debora Price

Older PeopleLabour Market


Quality of life in older age: commentary

Anna Dixon

Older PeopleSocial InclusionLabour MarketPoverty


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


New caregivers give up paid employment

Ewan Carr, Emily T. Murray, Paola Zaninotto, Dorina Cadar, Jenny Head

DisabilityOlder PeopleLabour MarketCaregiving


Low pay and work: commentary

Kate Bell

Labour MarketLabour EconomicsWages And Earnings


Faster home broadband but how does it affect education attainment?

Benjamin Faber, Rosa Sanchis-Guarner, Felix Weinhardt

Information And Communication TechnologiesGeographyYoung PeopleEducationPublic Policy


Education: commentary

David Laws

Information And Communication TechnologiesMigrationYoung PeopleEducationLabour MarketUnemploymentPublic PolicyWages And EarningsEthnic Groups


Parents' health and children's help

John Ermisch

DisabilityOlder PeopleSocial NetworksHouseholdsHealthCaregiving


Do selective schooling systems increase inequality?

Simon Burgess, Matt Dickson, Lindsey Macmillan

Area EffectsEducationPublic PolicyWages And EarningsSocial Mobility


The social and spatial context of urban health inequalities

Jens Kandt

Area EffectsGeographyPublic PolicyHealth


Economic migrants and poverty

Simon Pemberton, Jenny Phillimore, David Robinson

MigrationLabour MarketEconomicsPovertyWages And Earnings


Spousal health effects: the role of selection

James Banks, Elaine Kelly, James P. Smith

Older PeopleWell BeingHealth


Grandma and Grandpa – the unsung heroes of modern UK childcare

José Iparraguirre, Sarah Wellard

Older PeopleSocial NetworksChild DevelopmentHouseholdsPovertyCaregiving


Demystifying ‘White flight’

Eric Kaufmann, Gareth Harris

Area EffectsGeographyDemographyMigrationEthnic Groups


Being lucky in love can matter in later life

Dieter Demey, Ann Berrington, Maria Evandrou, Jane Falkingham

Older PeoplePsychologyFamily Formation And DissolutionWell BeingSocial Psychology