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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


Irregular payments: assessing the breadth and depth of month to month earnings volatility

Daniel Tomlinson

Labour MarketEconomicsIncome DynamicsWages And EarningsFinance


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

Nicole Gicheva, Nigel Keohane

Labour MarketHouseholdsPublic PolicyChildbearing: FertilityWages And EarningsCaregiving


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


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 relationship between engagement in sport or physical activity and subjective wellbeing among young, healthy adults: secondary analysis

Paul Dolan, Stefano Testoni

PsychologyYoung PeopleWell BeingHealthSport


Culture, sport and wellbeing: findings from the Understanding Society youth survey

Jane Lakey, Neil Smith, Anni Oskala, Sally McManus

PsychologyYoung PeopleWell BeingHealthSportArtsLife Course Analysis


The gender pay gap

Malcolm Brynin

Labour MarketHouseholdsWages And Earnings


Culture, sport and wellbeing: findings from the Understanding Society adult survey

Jane Lakey, Neil Smith, Anni Oskala, Sally McManus

HouseholdsWell BeingHealthSportArtsLife Course AnalysisSocial Behaviour


Culture, sport and wellbeing: findings from the Understanding Society adult survey. Appendix B: tables

Jane Lakey, Neil Smith, Anni Oskala, Sally McManus

HouseholdsWell BeingHealthSportArtsLife Course AnalysisSocial Behaviour


What impact does sport and dance participation have on young people’s wellbeing? How can we turn the evidence into action?

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PsychologyYoung PeopleWell BeingHealthSport


In work poverty in the UK: problem, policy analysis and platform for action

Rod Hick, Alba Lanau

Labour MarketHouseholdsPovertyPublic PolicyWelfare BenefitsWages And EarningsTaxation


The employment divide: is it possible to simplify the distinction between self-employment and employment?

Emran Mian

Management: BusinessLabour MarketLabour EconomicsOrganizations And FirmsEconomicsPublic PolicyWages And EarningsTaxation


The state of social capital in Britain: a policy briefing from Understanding Society

Raj Patel

Area EffectsYoung PeoplePovertyPublic PolicyWell BeingSocietiesSocial CapitalHealthSportArtsSocial Behaviour


Wealth in the downturn: winners and losers

Nida Broughton, Ricky Kanabar, Nicole Martin

EconomicsPovertyIncome DynamicsSavings And AssetsWages And EarningsHousehold EconomicsDebt: Indebtedness


The effect of occupation on poverty among ethnic minority groups - summary

Malcolm Brynin, Simonetta Longhi

Labour EconomicsPovertyWages And EarningsEthnic Groups


Further analysis to value the health and educational benefits of sport and culture

Daniel Fujiwara, Laura Kudrna, Tom Cornwall, Kate Laffan, Paul Dolan

EducationEconomicsPublic PolicyGovernmentWell BeingHealthSportArtsHigher Education


The effect of occupation on poverty among ethnic minority groups

Malcolm Brynin, Simonetta Longhi

Labour EconomicsPovertyWages And EarningsEthnic Groups


Escape plan: understanding who progresses from low pay and who gets stuck

Conor D'Arcy, Alex Hurrell

Sociology Of LabourLabour MarketUnemploymentPovertyPublic PolicyWages And Earnings


Pay progression: understanding the barriers for the lowest paid

Ashwin Kumar, Monique Rotik, Kitty Ussher

Labour MarketLabour EconomicsPovertyPublic PolicyIncome DynamicsWages And Earnings


Quantifying and valuing the wellbeing impacts of culture and sport

Daniel Fujiwara, Laura Kudrna, Paul Dolan

EconomicsPublic PolicyGovernmentWell BeingHealthSportArts


Quantifying the social impacts of culture and sport

Daniel Fujiwara, Laura Kudrna, Paul Dolan

EducationLabour MarketUnemploymentEconomicsPublic PolicyGovernmentWell BeingHealthSportArts


Understanding society: culture, arts and leisure in the UK regions. Final report

Paula Devine, Lizanne Dowds

Area EffectsSportArtsSocial Behaviour