Latest research

Discover which publications have used Understanding Society data by using this search facility. The research can be filtered by subject, publication type, author and year of publication.

Please let us know about your research

Reset
Search found 23 items

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


Inside the box: explaining ethnic choices in Understanding Society - Report for an Understanding Society Associated Study

Tze Ming Mok

PsychologySurvey MethodologyEthnic GroupsSurveys


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


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


The use of new technologies to measure socio-economic and environmental concepts in longitudinal studies

Annette Jäckle, Alessandra Gaia, Michaela Benzeval

Information And Communication TechnologiesScience And TechnologySurvey MethodologySurveys


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


Mixing modes and measurement methods in longitudinal studies

Annette Jäckle, Alessandra Gaia, Michaela Benzeval

Information And Communication TechnologiesScience And TechnologyEconomicsSurvey MethodologySurveys


The gender pay gap

Malcolm Brynin

Labour MarketHouseholdsWages And Earnings


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

Rod Hick, Alba Lanau

Labour MarketHouseholdsPovertyPublic PolicyWelfare BenefitsWages And EarningsTaxation


Understanding the lives of separating and separated families in the UK: what evidence do we need?

Caroline Bryson, Susan Purdon, Amy Skipp

HouseholdsPublic PolicyFamily Formation And DissolutionSurvey MethodologyResearchSurveys


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


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


The feasibility of conducting a Universal Credit panel survey

Heather Laurie, Nick Buck, Jonathan Burton, Violetta Parutis, Mark L. Bryan

Public PolicyWelfare BenefitsGovernmentSurvey MethodologyResearch


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


Developing youth engagement in the Millennium Cohort Study and Understanding Society: feedback from NCB young research advisors for the Centre of Longitudinal Studies and the University of Essex

Puja Joshi, Sarah-Jane Little, Joanna Lea, Emma Wallace

Young PeopleSurvey Methodology


MCS6 and Understanding Society participant engagement research: qualitative research report prepared for the Centre for Longitudinal Studies at the Institute of Education and the Institute for Social and Economic Research at the University of Essex

- -

Young PeopleSurvey Methodology


Innovative approaches to methodological challenges facing ageing cohort studies: policy briefing note

Tarani Chandola, Susan O'Shea

Older PeopleSurvey MethodologyResearch