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Employment pathways and occupational change after childbirth: infographics

Susan Harkness, Magda Borkowska, Alina Pelikh

DemographyLabour MarketHouseholdsChildbearing: FertilityWages And EarningsLife Course Analysis


Employment pathways and occupational change after childbirth

Susan Harkness, Magda Borkowska, Alina Pelikh

DemographyLabour MarketHouseholdsChildbearing: FertilityWages And EarningsLife Course Analysis


Total reward and pensions in the UK by occupation in the public and private sectors: a report for the Office of Manpower Economics

Peter J. Dolton, Lea Samek, Powen She

PensionsLabour MarketLabour EconomicsWages And Earnings


In sport we trust: how sport can bridge the UK trust deficit

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Social GroupsSocial NetworksDemographyYoung PeopleWell BeingSocietiesSocial CapitalHealthSportSocial StratificationSocial Behaviour


In sport we trust: full technical report

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Social GroupsSocial NetworksDemographyYoung PeopleWell BeingSocietiesSocial CapitalHealthSportSocial StratificationSocial Behaviour


World happiness report 2019

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Information And Communication TechnologiesPsychologyGovernmentWell BeingSocietiesSocial CapitalHealth


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 MarketLabour EconomicsEconomicsPublic 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 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


Social capital in the UK: May 2017

Katrina Morrison

Social NetworksSocietiesSocial CapitalSocial Behaviour


Risk, exposure and resilience to risk in Britain today: women’s risks in life - an interim report

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InsuranceUnpaid WorkHouseholdsWell BeingSocietiesLife Course AnalysisFinanceCaregiving


Social and political attitudes of people on low incomes

Allison Dunatchik, Malen Davies, Julia Griggs, Fatima Hussain, Curtis Jessop, Nancy Kelley, Hannah Morgan, Nilufer Rahim, Eleanor Taylor, Martin Wood

PoliticsPublic OpinionSocial ExclusionPovertySocial CapitalSocial AttitudesSocial Psychology


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


Later life in the United Kingdom: October 2016

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Older PeopleStatistical AnalysisWell BeingSocial CapitalCaregiving


The childhood origins of social mobility: socio-economic inequalities and changing opportunities

L. Richards, E. Garratt, A.F. Heath, L. Anderson, E. Altintaş

Social GroupsSocial NetworksYoung PeopleChild DevelopmentSocial CapitalSocial StratificationSociology Of HouseholdsSocial Mobility


Social capital across the UK: 2011 to 2012

Veronique Siegler

Social GroupsArea EffectsSocial NetworksPsychologyGeographyDemographySocietiesSocial Capital


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

Raj Patel

Area EffectsYoung PeoplePovertyPublic PolicyWell BeingSocietiesSocial CapitalHealthSportArtsSocial Behaviour


Measuring National Well-being: life in the UK: 2016

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Young PeopleChild DevelopmentGovernmentWell BeingSocietiesSocial Capital


Longer lives, stronger families? The changing nature of intergenerational support

Nigel Keohane

Older PeopleSocial NetworksSocial ChangeSocial CapitalLife Course AnalysisFinanceSociology Of HouseholdsCaregiving


CSI 15: the uneven distribution and decline of social capital in Britain

Lindsay Richards, Anthony Heath

Social NetworksEducationEthnic GroupsSocietiesSocial Capital