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 201 items

Family fortunes: the persisting grandparents' effects in contemporary British society

Min Zhang, Yaojun Li

Young PeopleEducationLabour MarketLife Course AnalysisSocial StratificationSociology Of Households


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

- -

Young PeopleHouseholdsPublic PolicyWelfare BenefitsTaxation


Expectations for family transitions in young adulthood among the UK second generation

Ann Berrington

DemographyMigrationYoung PeopleHouseholdsFamily Formation And DissolutionEthnic Groups


The puzzle of high political partisanship among ethnic minority young people in Great Britain

Nicole Martin, Jonathan Mellon

PoliticsSocial GroupsElections. Electoral BehaviourMigrationYoung PeopleEthnic GroupsSociology Of Households


Written evidence submitted by Understanding Society, the UK Household Longitudinal Study (UKHLS), Institute for Social and Economic Research, University of Essex (EYI0055)

Young PeopleChild DevelopmentPublic PolicyLife Course Analysis


UK second generation young adults’ expectations for living together, marriage and parenthood

Ann Berrington

DemographyMigrationYoung PeopleHouseholdsFamily Formation And DissolutionEthnic Groups


Family formation, parental background and young adults’ first entry into homeownership in Britain and Germany

Sait Bayrakdar, Rory Coulter, Philipp Lersch, Sergi Vidal

Young PeopleHouseholdsFamily Formation And DissolutionLife Course AnalysisSocial StratificationHousing Market


Linking the family context of migration during childhood to the well‐being of young adults: evidence from the UK and France

Tatiana Eremenko, Rachel Bennett

PsychologyMigrationYoung PeopleChild DevelopmentWell BeingHealthLife Course Analysis


Understanding Society, the UK Household Longitudinal Study – Written evidence (IFP0021) [House of Lords Select Committee on Intergenerational Fairness and Provision]

Charlotte Hamilton

Older PeopleYoung PeopleLabour MarketEconomicsSavings And AssetsTaxationHousing Market


Ethnicity and grandparental child care in the United Kingdom

Valeria Bordone, Maria Evandrou, Athina Vlachantoni

Older PeopleYoung PeopleChild DevelopmentHouseholdsEthnic GroupsCaregiving


Young people's career aspirations versus reality: what did you want to be when you grew up?

- -

Young PeopleLabour MarketLife Course Analysis


Common genetic variants contribute to risk of rare severe neurodevelopmental disorders

Mari E. K. Niemi, Hilary C. Martin, Daniel L. Rice, Giuseppe Gallone, Scott Gordon

MedicineChild DevelopmentHealthBiologyGenetics


The good childhood report 2018

- -

PsychologyYoung PeopleWell Being


Female employment and child inequality

Susan Harkness

Lone ParentsChild DevelopmentLabour MarketHouseholdsPovertyIncome DynamicsWages And Earnings


Factors affecting children’s mental health over time

Larissa Pople, Neera Sharma

Social NetworksPsychologyYoung PeopleChild DevelopmentWell BeingHealthLife Course AnalysisSociology Of Households


Expectations for family transitions in young adulthood among the UK second generation

Ann Berrington

MigrationYoung PeopleFamily Formation And DissolutionEthnic GroupsLife Course Analysis


Young people in the labour market: past, present, future

Andy Furlong, John Goodwin, Henrietta O'Connor, Sarah Hadfield, Stuart Hall

Sociology Of LabourSocial ChangeYoung PeopleLabour MarketEconomics


Tremors but no youthquake: measuring changes in the age and turnout gradients at the 2015 and 2017 British General Elections

Christopher Prosser, Edward Fieldhouse, Jane Green, Jonathan Mellon, Geoffrey Evans

Area EffectsElections. Electoral BehaviourDemographyYoung People


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


Generational interdependencies: the social implications for welfare

Older PeoplePensionsDemographyYoung PeopleLabour MarketHouseholdsEconomicsWelfare BenefitsSavings And AssetsHealthLife Course AnalysisFinanceHousing Market


Determinants of young people’s homeownership transitions before and after the financial crisis: the UK in a European context

Caroline Dewilde, Christa Hubers, Rory Coulter

Young PeopleEconomicsFinanceHousing Market


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

- -

Older PeoplePensionsDemographyYoung PeopleHouseholdsEconomicsLiving StandardsIncome DynamicsLife Course AnalysisFinance


Education to employment: the role of wellbeing

Simonetta Longhi, Alita Nandi, Mark L. Bryan, Sara Connolly, Cigdem Gedikli

PsychologyYoung PeopleLabour MarketWell Being


Understanding variations in children’s subjective well-being: a longitudinal analysis -PhD thesis-

Gwyther Rees

PsychologyYoung PeopleChild DevelopmentWell BeingHealthLife Course Analysis


Ethnic variations in mental health among 10–15-year-olds living in England and Wales: the impact of neighbourhood characteristics and parental behaviour

Kenisha Russell Jonsson, Irina Vartanova, Marita Södergren

Area EffectsGeographyDemographyYoung PeopleEthnic GroupsWell BeingHealthSociology Of Households


Sign up to our newsletter