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Local unemployment changes the springboard effect of low pay: evidence from England

Alexander Plum, Gundi Knies

Area EffectsRegional EconomicsGeographyLabour MarketUnemploymentWages And Earnings


What about money? Earnings, household financial organization, and housework

Yang Hu

Time UseWages And EarningsHousehold EconomicsFinanceSociology Of Households


Measuring changes in subjective well-being from engagement in the arts, culture and sport

Daniel Wheatley, Craig Bickerton

PsychologyWell BeingSportArtsSocial Behaviour


‘Virtuous’ and ‘vicious’ circles? Adults’ participation in different types of training in the UK and its association with wages

Daria Luchinskaya, Peter Dickinson

Social ExclusionHuman CapitalSociology Of LabourTraining: Labour MarketSocial InclusionEducationWages And EarningsSocial Stratification


Is there a fatherhood wage premium? A reassessment in societies with strong male-breadwinner legacies

Gabriele Mari

Labour MarketEconomicsChildbearing: FertilityWages And EarningsSociology Of Households


Involvement with the arts and participation in cultural events - does personality moderate impact on well-being? Evidence from the U.K. Household Panel Survey

Dorota Weziak-Białowolska, Piotr Białowolski, Pier Luigi Sacco

PsychologyTime UseWell BeingHealthArts


Understanding cultural omnivores: social and political attitudes

Tak Wing Chan

PsychologyEducationArtsSocial AttitudesSociologySocial Mobility


Do low-paid workers benefit from the urban escalator? Evidence from British cities

Sanne Velthuis, Paul Sissons, Nigel Berkeley

Area EffectsGeographyUrban EconomyLabour MarketEconomicsWages And Earnings


What about money?: Earnings, household financial organization, and housework

Yang Hu

Time UseWages And EarningsHousehold EconomicsFinanceSociology Of Households


Monetary policy and the gender pay gap: evidence from UK households

Nicholas Apergis, Tasawar Hayat, Nasser A. Kadasah

HouseholdsEconomicsIncome DynamicsWages And EarningsFinanceEconomic Policy


Stepping-stone or dead end: to what extent does part-time employment enable progression out of low pay for male and female employees in the UK?

Madeline Nightingale

Labour MarketWages And EarningsSocial Policy


Can cultural consumption increase future earnings? Exploring the economic returns to cultural capital

Aaron Reeves, Robert de Vries

Labour MarketEconomicsWages And EarningsArtsSociologySocial StratificationSocial Mobility


Persisting disadvantages: a study of labour market dynamics of ethnic unemployment and earnings in the UK (2009–2015)

Yaojun Li, Anthony Heath

Labour MarketUnemploymentWages And EarningsEthnic GroupsLife Course Analysis


The arts as a catalyst for human prosociality and cooperation

Julie Van de Vyver, Dominic Abrams

PsychologySocietiesSocial CapitalSportArtsSocial Behaviour


Social-demographic indicators, cognitive ability, personality traits, and region as independent predictors of income: findings from the UK Household Longitudinal Study (UKHLS)

Adrian Furnham, Helen Cheng

Area EffectsPsychologyGeographyDemographyIncome DynamicsWages And EarningsFinanceSocial Stratification


The heterogeneous cyclicality of income and wages among the distribution in the UK

María Cervini-Plá, Antonia López-Villavicencio, José I. Silva

EconomicsIncome DynamicsWages And Earnings


Do private school girls marry rich?

Francis Green, Golo Henseke, Samantha Parsons, Alice Sullivan, Richard Wiggins

Social GroupsEducationFamily Formation And DissolutionSavings And AssetsWages And EarningsLife Course AnalysisSocial StratificationSocial Mobility


Low paid employment in Britain: estimating state-dependence and stepping stone effects

Lixin Cai, Kostas Mavromaras, Peter Sloane

Labour MarketWelfare BenefitsWages And Earnings


The heterogeneous cyclicality of income and wages among the distribution in the UK

María Cervini-Plá, Antonia López-Villavicencio, José I. Silva

EconomicsIncome DynamicsWages And Earnings


The effect of area based urban regeneration policies on fuel poverty: evidence from a natural experiment in Northern Ireland

Gretta Mohan, Alberto Longo, Frank Kee

Area EffectsRegional EconomicsGeographyPovertyLiving StandardsPublic PolicyHousehold Economics


Evaluation of the health impact of an urban regeneration policy: Neighbourhood Renewal in Northern Ireland

Gretta Mohan, Alberto Longo, Frank Kee

Area EffectsRegional EconomicsPovertyPublic PolicyWell BeingHealth


Where do cultural omnivores come from? The implications of educational mobility for cultural consumption

Tak Wing Chan, Heather Turner

EducationArtsSocial Mobility


The post-crisis growth in the self-employed: volunteers or reluctant recruits?

Andrew Henley

Regional EconomicsLabour MarketUnemploymentOrganizations And FirmsEconomics


Subjective well-being and engagement in arts, culture and sport

Daniel Wheatley, Craig Bickerton

Well BeingHealthSportArts


A stalled revolution? What can we learn from women’s drop-out to part-time jobs: a comparative analysis of Germany and the UK

Martina Dieckhoff, Vanessa Gash, Antje Mertens, Laura Romeu Gordo

Labour MarketHouseholdsWages And EarningsSociology Of HouseholdsSocial Psychology