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Mixed marriage among immigrants and their descendants in the United Kingdom: analysis of longitudinal data with missing information

Hill Kulu, Tina Hannemann

DemographyMigrationFamily Formation And DissolutionEthnic GroupsLife Course Analysis


A new look at the housing antecedents of separation

Rory Coulter, Michael Thomas

DemographyFamily Formation And DissolutionHousing Market


Gender gap in repartnering: the role of parental status and custodial arrangements

Alessandro Di Nallo

Family Formation And DissolutionChildbearing: FertilitySociology Of Households


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

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


Do marriage and cohabitation provide benefits to health in mid-life? The role of childhood selection mechanisms and partnership characteristics across countries

Brienna Perelli-Harris, Stefanie Hoherz, Fenaba Addo, Trude Lappegard, Ann Evans

Family Formation And DissolutionHealthLife Course Analysis


Co-ethnic marriage versus intermarriage among immigrants and their descendants: a comparison across seven European countries using event-history analysis

Tina Hannemann, Hill Kulu, Leen Rahnu, Allan Puur, Mihaela Hărăguş

DemographyMigrationFamily Formation And DissolutionEthnic GroupsLife Course Analysis


Short- and long-term effects of divorce and separation on housing tenure in England and Wales

Júlia Mikolai, Hill Kulu

HouseholdsFamily Formation And DissolutionLife Course AnalysisHousing Market


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


Differences in partnership and marital status at first birth by women’s and their partners’ education: evidence from Britain 1991–2012

Nitzan Peri-Rotem, Jacqueline Scott

DemographySocial ChangeEducationLabour MarketFamily Formation And DissolutionChildbearing: Fertility


Sexual identity and relationship quality in Australia and the United Kingdom

Francisco Perales, Janeen Baxter

Social GroupsPsychologyFamily Formation And DissolutionSociologySocial Behaviour


Shared care after separation in the United Kingdom: limited data, limited practice?

Tina Haux, Stephen McKay, Ruth Cain

Law And LegislationLone ParentsHouseholdsPublic PolicyFamily Formation And DissolutionSurveysSocial Policy


Living apart together and cohabitation intentions in Great Britain

Rory Coulter, Yang Hu

Family Formation And DissolutionLife Course AnalysisSociology Of HouseholdsSocial Psychology


Explaining conflicting results in research on the heterogeneous effects of parental separation on children’s educational attainment according to social background

Fabrizio Bernardi, Diederik Boertien

Young PeopleEducationChild DevelopmentHouseholdsEconomicsFamily Formation And DissolutionSocial Stratification


Fertility by birth order among the descendants of immigrants in selected European countries

Hill Kulu, Tina Hannemann, Ariane Pailhé, Karel Neels, Sandra Krapf

DemographyMigrationFamily Formation And DissolutionChildbearing: FertilityEthnic GroupsSocial BehaviourSociology Of Households


Multiple health behaviours among mothers and partners in England: clustering, social patterning and intra-couple concordance

Hilary Graham, Jayne Hutchinson, Catherine Law, Lucinda Platt, Heather Wardle

Drug/Alcohol AbuseSocial GroupsDemographyFamily Formation And DissolutionHealthSocial BehaviourSociology Of Households


Assortative mating on educational attainment leads to genetic spousal resemblance for causal alleles

David Hugh-Jones, Karin J. H. Verweij, Beate St. Pourcain, Abdel Abdellaoui

Science And TechnologyEducationFamily Formation And DissolutionSocial StratificationBiologyGenetics


My house or our home? Transitions into sole home ownership in British couples

Philipp Lersch, Sergi Vidal

Law And LegislationHouseholdsFamily Formation And DissolutionSavings And AssetsHousing Market


Partnership patterns and homeownership: a cross-country comparison of Germany, the Netherlands and the United Kingdom

Michael J. Thomas, Clara H. Mulder

Social StructureSocial ChangeFamily Formation And DissolutionWelfare BenefitsHousing Market


Housing need outcomes in England through changing times: demographic, market and policy drivers of change

Glen Bramley

Area EffectsRegional EconomicsDemographyLabour MarketEconomicsPovertyPublic PolicyFamily Formation And DissolutionHousing Market


Who are non-resident fathers?: A British socio-demographic profile

Eloise Poole, Svetlana Speight, Margaret O'Brien, Sara Connolly, Matthew Aldrich

DemographyYoung PeopleFamily Formation And DissolutionSociology Of Households


Marital status, relationship distress, and self-rated health: what role for 'sleep problems'?

Robert Meadows, Sara Arber

Family Formation And DissolutionWell BeingHealth


Housework as 'family practices' in transnational couples: an exploratory study of middle-class Indians in the UK

Lotika Singha

Social SciencesMigrationFamily Formation And DissolutionEthnic GroupsLife Course AnalysisSocial StratificationSocial BehaviourSociology Of Households


Living alone and psychological well-being in mid-life: does partnership history matter?

Dieter Demey, Ann Berrington, Maria Evandrou, Jane Falkingham

Older PeopleFamily Formation And DissolutionWell BeingLife Course Analysis


Inter-faith relationships in Great Britain: prevalence and implications for psychological well-being

Kareena McAloney

ReligionFamily Formation And DissolutionEthnic GroupsWell BeingRace Relations