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Is support for Brexit explained by personal and area-level economic struggle? A longitudinal analysis using 8 waves of Understanding Society

S. Doebler

PoliticsArea EffectsGeographyElections. Electoral BehaviourEconomicsPovertySocial Stratification


Does clean air make you happy?

Sarah Knight

Environmental SociologyArea EffectsGeographyScience And TechnologyWell BeingHealth


A new look at the housing consequences of partnership dissolution

Rory Coulter

GeographyHouseholdsFamily Formation And DissolutionHousing Market


Smoking history and genome wide DNA methylation in Understanding Society (wave 3)

Alex Andrayas

Drug/Alcohol AbuseScience And TechnologyHealthSocial StratificationBiologyGenetics


Exploring common mental illness as a driver of internal migration in Great Britain

Sam Wilding

Area EffectsGeographyMigrationWell BeingHealth


Does ethnic concentration influence gender role views? A study across first and second generation ethnic groups in England and Wales

Carolina Zuccotti

Area EffectsSocial NetworksPsychologyDemographyMigrationEthnic GroupsSocietiesSocial AttitudesSociologySocial Behaviour


Persisting disadvantages: a study of labour market dynamics of ethnic unemployment and earnings

Anthony Heath

Labour MarketUnemploymentWages And EarningsEthnic Groups


The 'when' of gender inequalities: the family gap over the life course and over time

Gabriele Mari

Labour MarketChildbearing: FertilityWages And EarningsLife Course Analysis


Geographical data

Gundi Knies

Area EffectsGeographySurveys


Working longer? How being employed/self-employed in later life in the UK relates to health and increasing gender and income inequalities

Sara Arber, Robert Meadows

Older PeopleLabour MarketIncome DynamicsWages And EarningsHealth


Effects of early life weather conditions on later life attitudes and outcomes

Joseph Gomes

GeographyScience And TechnologyChildbearing: FertilityLife Course Analysis


Geodemographics and spatial microsimulation: using survey data to infer health milieu geographies

Jens Kandt

Area EffectsGeographyDemographyHealthMicrosimulationSocial Behaviour


Do grammar schools increase or reduce inequality?

Simon Burgess, Matt Dickson, Lindsey Macmillan

EducationWages And EarningsSocial Mobility


Ethnic differences in pathways out of the parental home: second generation migrants in the UK ** FIRST DRAFT – to be developed prior to the PAA meeting **

Ann Berrington, Peter Tammes

DemographyMigrationHouseholdsFamily Formation And DissolutionEthnic Groups


Living alone in mid-life: diversity and change

Dieter Demey, Ann Berrington, Maria Evandrou, Jane Falkingham

DemographySocial ChangeSociology Of Households


The demography of living alone in mid-life: a typology of solo-living in the United Kingdom

Jane Falkingham, Dieter Demey, Ann Berrington, Maria Evandrou

DemographySocial ChangeSociology Of Households