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Arts, mental distress, mental health functioning & life satisfaction: fixed-effects analyses of a nationally-representative panel study

Senhu Wang, Hei Wan Mak, Daisy Fancourt

PsychologyWell BeingHealthArts


Electoral shocks: the volatile voter in a turbulent world

Edward Fieldhouse, Edward Fieldhouse, Jane Green, Jane Green, Geoffrey Evans

PoliticsPoliticsPublic OpinionPublic OpinionElections. Electoral BehaviourElections. Electoral BehaviourMigrationMigrationSocial ChangeSocial ChangeEconomicsEconomicsSocial AttitudesSocial AttitudesInternational Economic RelationsInternational Economic Relations


Depression and attitudes to change in referendums: the case of Brexit

Luca Bernardi, Robert Johns

PoliticsPublic OpinionPsychologyElections. Electoral BehaviourWell BeingHealthSocial AttitudesInternational Economic Relations


Health equity in England: the Marmot review 10 years on

Michael Marmot, Jessica Allen, Tammy Boyce, Peter Goldblatt, Joana Morrison

Area EffectsGeographyEconomicsPovertyLiving StandardsPublic PolicyHealthSocial Stratification


Is social media use associated with children's well-being? Results from the UK Household Longitudinal Study

Liz Twigg, Craig Duncan, Scott Weich

Information And Communication TechnologiesSocial GroupsArea EffectsPsychologyTime UseGeographyYoung PeopleChild DevelopmentWell BeingHealthSocial BehaviourSocial Psychology


Is there a link between air pollution and impaired memory? Evidence on 34,000 English citizens

Nattavudh Powdthavee, Andrew J. Oswald

Environmental SociologyArea EffectsPsychologyGeographyEconomicsHealth


Neighbourhood gentrification, displacement, and poverty dynamics in post-recession England

Mark Fransham

Social GroupsArea EffectsUrban SociologyGeographyUrban EconomyDemographyMigrationSocial ChangeEconomicsPovertyIncome DynamicsSocial StratificationHousing Market


Effects on mental health of a UK welfare reform, Universal Credit: a longitudinal controlled study

Sophie Wickham, Lee Bentley, Tanith Rose, Margaret Whitehead, David Taylor-Robinson

Area EffectsPsychologyGeographyUnemploymentPublic PolicyWelfare BenefitsWell BeingHealth


Religiosity and mental wellbeing among members of majority and minority religions: findings from Understanding Society, The UK Household Longitudinal Study

Ozan Aksoy, David Bann, Meg E. Fluharty, Alita Nandi

Social GroupsReligionWell BeingHealthSocial Behaviour


What the quality of work means for our health

Adam Tinson, Adam Tinson

Labour MarketLabour MarketEconomicsEconomicsPublic PolicyPublic PolicyHealthHealth


The role of labour unions in explaining workers’ mental and physical health in Great Britain. A longitudinal approach

Jacques Wels

Sociology Of LabourWell BeingHealth


Neighbourhood deprivation, life satisfaction and earnings: comparative analyses of neighbourhood effects at bespoke scales

Gundi Knies, Patricia C. Melo, Min Zhang

Area EffectsGeographyPovertyWages And EarningsWell Being


Understanding the friendship networks of older Black and Minority Ethnic people living in the United Kingdom

Brenda Hayanga, Dylan Kneale, Ann Phoenix

Social GroupsOlder PeopleSocial NetworksSocial ExclusionSocial InclusionEthnic GroupsWell BeingSocial Behaviour


Pro-environmental behaviours and attitudes are associated with health, wellbeing and life satisfaction in multiple occupancy households in the UK Household Longitudinal Study

Gopalakrishnan Netuveli, Paul Watts

Environmental SociologyWell BeingHealthSocial AttitudesSocial BehaviourSociology Of HouseholdsSocial Psychology


Gender, nonstandard schedules, and partnership quality in the UK: exploring heterogeneous effects through a quasi-experiment

Riley Taiji

Labour MarketWell BeingSociology Of Households


The homelessness monitor: Northern Ireland 2020

Suzanne Fitzpatrick, Hal Pawson, Glen Bramley, Jenny Wood, Mark Stephens

Social ExclusionEconomicsPovertyLiving StandardsPublic PolicyFamily Formation And DissolutionHousing Market


The homelessness monitor: Northern Ireland 2020 - executive summary

Suzanne Fitzpatrick, Hal Pawson, Glen Bramley, Jenny Wood, Mark Stephens

Social ExclusionEconomicsPovertyLiving StandardsPublic PolicyFamily Formation And DissolutionHousing Market


Ex ante inequality of opportunity in health, decomposition and distributional analysis of biomarkers

Apostolos Davillas, Andrew M. Jones

EconomicsHealthBiology


Mental health and ethnic density among adolescents in England: a cross-sectional study

Jeun Jun, Stephen Jivraj, Keishia Taylor

Area EffectsGeographyDemographyYoung PeoplePovertyEthnic GroupsWell BeingHealthSocial Psychology


Boomerang kids and parents’ well-being: adaptation, stressors, and social norms

Marco Tosi

Older PeopleEconomicsWell BeingHealthLife Course AnalysisSociology Of HouseholdsSocial Psychology


Work–family lifecourses and later-life health in the United Kingdom

Marco Tosi, Emily Grundy

Older PeopleSocial NetworksLabour MarketWell BeingHealthLife Course AnalysisSocial StratificationSociology Of Households


Understanding the population structure of the GHQ-12: methodological considerations in dimensionally complex measurement outcomes

Gareth J. Griffith, Kelvyn Jones

Statistical AnalysisWell BeingHealth


Happiness and voting: evidence from four decades of elections in Europe

George Ward

PoliticsPsychologyElections. Electoral BehaviourPublic PolicyGovernmentWell BeingFinance


Ethnic differences in functional limitations by age across the adult life course

Emily D. Williams, Anna Cox, Rachel Cooper

Ethnic GroupsWell BeingHealthLife Course Analysis


The Big-Five personality factors, mental health, and social-demographic indicators as independent predictors of gratification delay

Adrian Furnham, Helen Cheng

PsychologyDemographyWell BeingHealthSocial Stratification