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An intergenerational audit for the UK

George Bangham, Laura Gardiner, Fahmida Rahman, Stephen Clarke, Lindsay Judge

DemographyHouseholdsLiving StandardsHousing Market


Living lagom – challenging perceptions of wealth: a report by Cebr with Barclays

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HouseholdsIncome DynamicsSavings And AssetsWell BeingFinance


Child Benefit, Child Tax Credit and Working Tax Credit take-up rates 2016-17

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Young PeopleHouseholdsPublic PolicyWelfare BenefitsTaxation


House of the rising son (or daughter): the impact of parental wealth on their children’s homeownership

John Wood, Stephen Clarke

HouseholdsSavings And AssetsFinanceHousing Market


The NMW/NLW and progression out of minimum wage jobs in the UK interim report: a report prepared for the Low Pay Commission

Silvia Avram, Susan Harkness

Labour MarketEconomicsPublic PolicyWages And Earnings


Britain’s family bank: an examination of family financial support across the generations and its impact

Nigel Keohane, Nicole Gicheva, Andrew Barlow

HouseholdsFinance


Caring for carers: the lives of family carers in the UK

Kathryn Petrie, James Kirkup

DisabilityTime UseLabour MarketHouseholdsOrganizations And FirmsPublic PolicyWell BeingHealthSocial PolicyCaregiving


Back on track: making the most of parents’ working lives

Nicole Gicheva, Nigel Keohane

Labour MarketHouseholdsPublic PolicyChildbearing: FertilityWages And EarningsCaregiving


Living standards, poverty and inequality in the UK: 2018

Jonathan Cribb, Agnes Norris Keiller, Tom Waters

HouseholdsPovertyLiving StandardsIncome Dynamics


Destitution in the UK 2018 - summary

Suzanne Fitzpatrick, Glen Bramley, Filip Sosenko, Janice Blenkinsopp, Jenny Wood

Social ExclusionDemographyHouseholdsPovertyIncome Dynamics


Destitution in the UK 2018

Suzanne Fitzpatrick, Glen Bramley, Filip Sosenko, Janice Blenkinsopp, Jenny Wood

Social ExclusionDemographyHouseholdsPovertyIncome Dynamics


Tracking financial well-being using the Understanding Society survey - tables annex

Matt Barnes, Nhlanhla Ndebele, Kirby Swales

HouseholdsEconomicsFinance


Can we improve the survey representation of non-resident parents, and collect robust data on reasons for separation?

Caroline Bryson, Stephen McKay

Young PeopleHouseholdsFamily Formation And DissolutionSurvey MethodologySurveys


A new generational contract: the final report of the Intergenerational Commission

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Older PeoplePensionsDemographyYoung PeopleHouseholdsEconomicsLiving StandardsIncome DynamicsLife Course AnalysisFinance


The gender pay gap in the UK: evidence from the UKHLS

Wendy Olsen, Vanessa Gash, Sook Kim, Min Zhang

Labour MarketWages And Earnings


How do teachers compare to nurses and police officers?

Jude Hillary, Joana Andrade, Jack Worth

EducationLabour MarketWages And EarningsWell Being


Home affairs: options for reforming property taxation

Adam Corlett, Laura Gardiner

Older PeopleYoung PeopleHouseholdsLiving StandardsPublic PolicySavings And AssetsTaxationHousing Market


Where’s the daddy? Fathers and father-figures in UK datasets - full report

Rebecca Goldman, Adrienne Burgess

Young PeopleHouseholdsFamily Formation And DissolutionSurveys


One in four: a profile of single parents in the UK

Sumi Rabindrakumar

Lone ParentsSocial ChangeLabour MarketHouseholdsIncome DynamicsFinance


Home-owners and poverty in Northern Ireland

Alison Wallace, David Rhodes, Firona Roth

Area EffectsHouseholdsEconomicsPovertyPublic PolicyDebt: IndebtednessHousing Market


Where’s the daddy? Fathers and father-figures in UK datasets - condensed report

Rebecca Goldman, Adrienne Burgess

Young PeopleHouseholdsFamily Formation And DissolutionSurveys


Where’s the daddy? Fathers and father-figures in UK datasets - executive summary

Rebecca Goldman, Adrienne Burgess

Young PeopleHouseholdsFamily Formation And DissolutionSurveys


UK poverty 2017: a comprehensive analysis of poverty trends and figures

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DemographyHouseholdsPovertyPublic PolicySocial Policy


As good as it gets? The adequacy of retirement income for current and future generations

David Finch, Laura Gardiner

Older PeoplePensionsPovertyLiving StandardsPublic PolicyIncome DynamicsWages And Earnings


The gender pay gap

Malcolm Brynin

Labour MarketHouseholdsWages And Earnings