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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


Do green lifestyles improve life satisfaction?

Martin Binder, Ann-Kathrin Blankenberg

Environmental SociologyPsychologyWell BeingSocial Behaviour


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

Sarah Knight, Peter Howley

Environmental SociologyArea EffectsPsychologyGeographyWell Being


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


How does flexible working impact on employee wellbeing?

Daniel Wheatley

Labour MarketWell Being


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


Do cumulative experiences of racial discrimination impact on mental health?

Laia Bécares, James Nazroo, Stephanie Wallace

Ethnic GroupsWell BeingHealthSocial BehaviourSocial PsychologyRace Relations


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


The mental health of the 'hidden majority' of adults with intellectual disabilities

Chris Hatton, Eric Emerson, Janet Robertson, Susannah Baines

DisabilityWell BeingHealth


Sexual orientation and mental health: what can population studies offer?

Joanna Semlyen, Michael King, Justin Varney, Gareth Hagger-Johnson

Drug/Alcohol AbuseSocial GroupsPsychologyWell BeingHealthSurveys


Low pay and work: commentary

Kate Bell

Labour MarketLabour EconomicsWages And Earnings


Adult mental health: commentary

Paul Farmer

DisabilityPsychologyEthnic GroupsWell BeingHealth


A life course approach for understanding later life sustainability

Holly Syddall, Avan Aihie Sayer

Well BeingHealthLife Course AnalysisBiology


Measuring national well-being: life in the UK, Apr 2017

Tess Carter

Well BeingSocieties


Young people's well-being: 2017

Dawn Snape

Young PeopleWell Being


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


Unemployment is bad for health: so what's the role for social policy?

Daniel Sage

Training: Labour MarketLabour MarketUnemploymentPublic PolicyWell BeingSocial CapitalHealth


Health and employment: commentary

Stephen Bevan

Labour MarketPublic PolicyWell BeingHealth


Do selective schooling systems increase inequality?

Simon Burgess, Matt Dickson, Lindsey Macmillan

Area EffectsEducationPublic PolicyWages And EarningsSocial Mobility


Devolution - a route to better policy making: case studies

Raj Patel

PoliticsEnvironmental SociologyLaw And LegislationArea EffectsPublic PolicyGovernmentWell BeingHealthTaxationCommuting