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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


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

Sam Wilding

Area EffectsGeographyMigrationWell BeingHealth


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


Age and income-related inequalities in C-reactive protein: evidence from Understanding Society (UKHLS)

Apostolos Davillas, Michaela Benzeval, Meena Kumari

MedicineIncome DynamicsHealthLife Course AnalysisBiology


Income-related inequalities in adiposity in Great Britain: evidence from multiple adiposity measures

Apostolos Davillas, Michaela Benzeval

MedicineIncome DynamicsHealth


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

Joseph Gomes

GeographyScience And TechnologyChildbearing: FertilityLife Course Analysis


Income-related inequalities in adiposity in the United Kingdom: evidence from multiple adiposity measures

Apostolos Davillas, Michaela Benzeval

MedicineIncome DynamicsHealth


Social patterning in grip strength across the life course: a cross sectional analysis using Understanding Society

Caroline Carney

MedicineHealthLife Course AnalysisSocial Stratification


Heritability and genetic association analysis of two cognition phenotypes in white European adults

Delilah Zabaneh

MedicineScience And TechnologyHealthBiologyGenetics


Using genome-wide data to examine the association between Body Mass Index (BMI) and sleep

Victoria Garfield

MedicineScience And TechnologyHealthBiologyGenetics


Unmet statin treatment needs for primary prevention of cardiovascular events among the 30-74 year olds in the UK household population – implications of the new 10% 10-year cardiovascular risk threshold for treatment eligibility

Jakob Petersen

MedicineHealth


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